Krebs on Security: SSA.GOV To Require Stronger Authentication

Krebs on Security: SSA.GOV To Require Stronger Authentication. “The U.S. Social Security Administration will soon require Americans to use stronger authentication when accessing their accounts at ssa.gov. As part of the change, SSA will require all users to enter a username and password in addition to a one-time security code sent their email or phone. In this post, we’ll parse this a bit more and look at some additional security options for SSA users.”