The BIG Technical Jargon Guide

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What is password authentication?

Authentication is a security process used to identify a user. There are many types of authentication methods, from simple username and password credentials to multifactor authentication (MFA). This process is also known as two-factor authentication (2FA) or 2-step verification. MFA is a common process for online financial transactions.