Facebook is expanding a new account recovery tool it debuted in January that allows other sites such as GitHub to establish encrypted account recovery tokens that are stored by Facebook. When a user loses their GitHub password and gets locked out of their account, he sends the recovery token from Facebook back to GitHub, proving his identity. It’s a slick security feature that will be… Read More

from iFeeltech IT News Mix4 https://techcrunch.com/2017/04/18/facebook-expands-delegated-account-recovery-in-a-play-for-the-next-billion-users/?ncid=rss