Twitter is making SMS two-factor authentication exclusive to Twitter Blue users

Changes are afoot on Twitter too: Elon Musk’s social network has announced that securing accounts via SMS-based two-factor authentication (2FA) will be an exclusive option for paying Twitter Blue users from this point forward.

According to the blog entry (opens in new tab) To explain the change, you won’t be able to set up 2FA with SMS after March 30 unless you pay for Twitter Blue. If you’re currently using this method to protect access to your account, you have 30 days to either subscribe to Twitter Blue or switch to a different 2FA method, such as . B. an authenticator app or a security key.

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