Twitter Debuts 2-Step Login Following High-Profile Hacks

Law360, New York (May 22, 2013, 6:25 PM EDT) -- Following a string of embarrassing and financially damaging hacks, Twitter Inc. on Wednesday joined Google Inc., Facebook Inc. and Apple Inc. as the latest tech giant to institute a voluntary two-step verification process to protect users’ account privacy.

In a blog post, the company said that when a user signs in to an account, there will a second check to make sure it’s really that person. The user be asked to register a verified phone number and a confirmed email address, and will then be asked...
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