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August Issue Cyber Security Awareness

Learn about Two-Step Verification.

Two-Step Verification. Don't put all your eggs in one basket. You must supply both a password, and a one time code sent to your phone. This increases the difficulty for hackers to access your accounts.

Take It a Step Further

Attackers today are focused on getting your password, so they can gain access to your account. Two-step verification is an extra layer of security that requires your password and something that only you have. The second step is typically a one-time code sent via text to your mobile phone. Read more about this month's cyber security awareness tip. Go to to enable it on your AU account, and watch the multifactor authentication video for detailed instructions.