Did you know we have moved?! Check out our new office space! In October this year the G J Walsh & Co Boonah team moved just down the road. We're excited to showcase this new space to you! You'll find us at Shop 1, 45 High Street, Boonah Qld 4310
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Two-Factor-Authentication, known as 2FA, is becoming more common and in some cases mandatory with the rise of the digital age, we attempt to keep online hackers and thieves away from our private information. 2FA is an added security measure to verify online users’ with two confirmations of access. Software companies such as MYOB and Xero are pushing users to get on board as we steer away from paper-based services and offer more cloud-based services.
2FA generally involves using multiple devices, such as your desktop computer and mobile. We have found staff and clients run into trouble if they lose their phones, upgrade and forget to back up, or don’t note down their backup codes (provided by MYOB). If you are using the Google Authenticator app, this can be a pain when trying to reset passwords and verify yourself.
The Authy app with the desktop application can alleviate these technical pains as your mobile device codes can be backed up onto a desktop application.
With every breach, every hack, every lost or stolen phone, online users have a similar thought: “I hope my private data didn’t just leak into the vast and very dark internet.” There’s good reason to fear: once your personal data is out there, it’s out there for good. That’s why online se...