Blizzard introducing two-factor authentication for WoW gamers

Blizzard introducing two-factor authentication for WoW gamers

Blizzard introducing two-factor authentication for WoW gamers. Password stealing malware targeting popular MMORPGs such as World of Warcraft for instance, has become so …

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Protect your World of Warcraft account with industry leading account security – introducing the Blizzard Authenticator! The Blizzard Authenticator is designed as a supplemental authentication method for your World of Warcraft account, giving you the security of Two-Factor authentication.

Errata Security: Blizzard’s Two-Factor Authentication

Blizzard’s announcement of two-factor authentication for World of Warcraft is more significant than people realize. Passwords are obsolete. They are broken. We all recognize this, yet we aren’t quite ready to give up on passwords because we haven’t an easy alternative.

Interest Check: Blizzard Authenticator for WoW. – VR-Zone

Sep 28, 2008 · Protect your World of Warcraft account with industry leading account security – introducing the Blizzard Authenticator! The Blizzard Authenticator is designed as a supplemental authentication method for your World of Warcraft account, giving you the security of Two-Factor authentication.

Keep your Account Secure with the Blizzard Authenticator

Account security is extremely important to us here at Blizzard. Learn how you can keep your account safe with Two-Factor Authentication.

Third party authenticator support – Blizzard Forums

Sep 25, 2014 · Two-Factor Auth using a mathematical algorithm with a pre-defined and agreed upon seed value between client and server for a time-sensitive One-Time-Password is pretty standard. Amazon supports this for their cloud services using third party software.

Blizzard’s Two-Factor Authentication – PC Sympathy

Blizzard’s Two-Factor Authentication July 1, 2008 – 8:49 AM. Blizzard’s announcement of two-factor authentication for World of Warcraft is more significant than people realize. Passwords are obsolete. They are broken. We all recognize this, yet we aren’t quite ready to give up on passwords because we haven’t an easy alternative.

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Other gaming studios have previously implemented Two-Factor Authentication for their online games. Of note, Blizzard Entertainment has seen resounding success through the use of their Two-Factor Authentication app, creating additional protection for players logging in to play World of Warcraft, Overwatch, and Hearthstone.