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Adding two-factor authentication to phpBB

In light of the recent phpBB password issues, I threw together a quick how to on adding two-factor authentication to phpBB. By quick I mean that I used radius at that apache level. You could also use the WiKID php network client.

Interview on preachsecurity.blogspot.com

There's an interview with me on Preach security.  It mostly discusses two-factor authentication, open source software and cloud computing. 

Top 10 VMware Virtual Appliances

According to this site, WiKID is #6 on the most popular VMware images. 

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One of our customers, Online Banking Solutions offers banks and financial institution software for commercial account management. They have embedded WiKID for two-factor session authentication and mutual https authentication in both the server side and on their optional client. The combined client facilitates the initial validation process, performs session authentication using the one-time passcode and performs mutual https authentication to prevent MITM attacks.

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Anton Chuvakin posts a response to this post about the PayPal tokens. These posts point out a number of desired features for broad-based consumer roll-out of two-factor authentication, such as the hope for a single token to work everywhere. but fail to mention that token won't stop phishing (one of the commenters does point that out).

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