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Identity Protection and Access Control

Windows 10 helps to protect user credentials when breaches in the data center are encountered. Once it is registered users will get benefit from Microsoft’s Multi-factor security strategy without using any hardware devices. For example you can register a device like a Smartphone or a tablet. Now, until your Smartphone or tablet near to you then you can easily sign on other Windows PCs without having to go through cumbersome two-factor authentication sign-in. that means at this situation your phone will work like smartcard, that is offering two-factor authentication for both local sign-in and remote access and this will help you in avoiding the use of your passwords.

The next factor will be the PIN or biometric, such as fingerprint, in this type of information stealing attackers need a user’s physical device.

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