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Nearly Six Months After Rollout, NYU Community Evaluates MFA

Nearly Six Months After Rollout, NYU Community Evaluates MFA

By Paul Kim, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Feelings are mixed about Multi-Factor Authentication — a security measure that was made mandatory to the NYU community six months ago.

What Do Students Really Think of MFA?

What Do Students Really Think of MFA?

By Sherry Yan, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Features

For the most part, students remain unsatisfied with Multi-Factor Authentication. Others, however, weight in with alternative opinions.

I Tried… Multi-Factor Authentication for a Week

I Tried… Multi-Factor Authentication for a Week

By Natalie Chinn, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

NYU students will have to start using multi-factor authentication before logging into NYU related sites starting Nov. 6. Here's what it's like.

Multi-Factor Authentication Use Still Low, Despite IT Department’s Efforts

Multi-Factor Authentication Use Still Low, Despite IT Department’s Efforts

By Helen Crosby, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU IT implements a mandatory Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) security system for its academic sites and services.

What You Missed This Summer

What You Missed This Summer

By Sierra Jackson, News Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Although students may have been on vacation this summer, the news at NYU did not take a break. Here is an update of what you missed this summer.

IT Mixup Temporarily Forfeits Students’ Administrative Control

IT Mixup Temporarily Forfeits Students’ Administrative Control

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Students with Android phones were asked to accept a list of privacy-invading terms and conditions when they logged into their NYU gmail account.

On the Job: Miranda Zhou

By Yeho Hwang, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015


Filed under Features

An installation in the On The Job series on Stern sophomore Miranda Zhou.