How to Choose a Communications API Provider for 2FA
Every organization needs to protect its digital assets and grant access only to individuals who have the credentials to access and update them.
One key security enabler is two-factor authentication (2FA), which protects accounts from unauthorized data access by requiring a second form of authentication in addition to usernames and passwords. Using SMS for 2FA gives users the most convenient authentication method. Virtually everyone can receive text messages, and they don’t need to download a special app.
To get the best from an API vendor for 2FA, select a vendor that optimizes for high quality at a reasonable cost.
Inside, you’ll learn:
- The advantages of SMS as a 2FA channel
- The value of maintaining multiple providers for 2FA
- What kinds of businesses can benefit by providing 2FA
- What to look for in a 2FA API provider — 10 criteria to evaluate
This guide will help you make sure that your time-sensitive messages reliably get to where they need to go, via a platform that fosters simple development and integration.