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password

An alphanumeric code that pertains to a specific person or group of persons, which is used to access a locked information system.
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Tokens, swipe cards, passwords, passphrases and PIN numbers fall into two authentication categories--what you know and what you are--traditionally the most common forms of security identification.
Even if a filer loses or forgets the new passphrase, a shortened electronic application can be prepared that, combined with proper authenticating documents, will get the filer back into the system.
If you encrypt the information so it is secure, then the recipient needs to know the passphrase and they need to remember it possibly for years.
Active authentication matches a caller's unique voiceprint to a passphrase that is predetermined or generated at the time of the call.
However, soon, both passwords and passphrases will be obsolete as cybercriminals develop password and passphrase cracking resources, and better credentialing technology to protect systems continues to evolve.
File encryption protects files and email attachments, such as a PDFs encrypted with a password or passphrase.
To keep your passphrase effective, you shouldn't use anything that can be found in your social media profile.
The feature called voice biometrics allows select credit card customers to use their voice to login with a spoken passphrase so they can access their account balances, search transactions and make a payment on their account in the mobile app.
According to Miller, caller authentication applications for voice biometrics typically try to match a caller's spoken passphrase with a stored voiceprint.
A tactic for creating long passwords that are somewhat easy to remember is the use of a passphrase sentence that has some relevance in the user's life.
The Tabbedout app allows users to store credit or debit card information directly on their phone, where it is encrypted and under passphrase protection, instead of on host servers or in the cloud.
The investor is then required to call back to access the "Stock Portfolio Inquiry Service" using their User Identification (ID), create a PIN Code and set up a voice recording of a Secret Passphrase.