The network security team at your organization is enhancing your login process through the use of two-factor authentication. Which of these methods would NOT be an example of two-factor authentication?
A) Fingerprint scanner
B) Smart card
C) Pseudo-random token generator
D) Extended-length passwords that include special characters
The answer: D) Extended-length passwords that include special characters
A two-factor authentication method is often referred to as something you have. With two-factor authentication, you use your username, your password, and some other piece of information.
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