Monday, August 27, 2012

Secure Your Dropbox Account With Two-Step Verification

Author: Gagan Masoun
Secure Your Dropbox Account With Two-Step VerificationNow, Dropbox Enables Two-Step Verification similar to Google accounts.You can secure your Dropbox account using 2-step verification.This news announced by Dropbox on its forums.Users can submit a 6-digit security codes in addition to their passwords whenever they sign in, or or if you have a smartphone (Android, BlackBerry, iOS or Windows Phone) then link then as company says.

Big companies increasing security process day by day.Dropbox found that user's accounts information stolen from other websites were used to sign in to a number of Dropbox accounts.

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Enable Two-Step Verification

Sign into the Dropbox, and click the “Settings” tab in the drop-down menu under your name. Under the “Account Info” section, go to "Security" tab. You’ll then be asked to re-enter your password to confirm you want to enable two-step verification; once this is done, you can choose to get your security code either by text messages or from a mobile app.

Secure Your Dropbox Account With Two-Step Verification
Safely keep your emergency Dropbox Code because you never know when you may need it.
If you are using Dropbox on your mobiles and tablets then you would unlink & relink your account after enabling two-step verification, and report your experiences via comments.

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