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Which of these multi-factor authentication methods is integrated into the Windows 7 VPN client?

A) Token generator

B) Fingerprint reader

C) Smart phone app

D) Smart card

E) You know me. I’m a friend of your cousin’s barber. Remember? From the party?

The answer: D) Smart card

The Windows 7 client includes built-in support for a smart card. Many laptops now include built-in smart card interfaces, so it’s convenient that the Windows 7 VPN client integrates this additional authentication factor.

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