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There is a scary new reality that mobile phone numbers are now being used against users. As the popularity of two-factor authentication has grown, hackers quickly learned how to compromise a mobile phone number to gain access to all kinds of personal information – resulting in about $2.3 billion in account takeover fraud in 2016. Since two-factor authentication is becoming obsolete, users must turn to other solutions to protect personal information.