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multi-factor authentication

Using two or more forms of identification to authenticate a user. The common single-factor authentication employs one password. For more security, multi-factor authentication adds at least one more form such as a text message with a one-time number, a physical token or some form of biometrics. See two-factor authentication, authentication token and biometrics.
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El Museo Provincial de Ciencias Naturales "Florentino Ameghino" (MFA, Santa Fe, Argentina) se fundo en 1914 y en 1949 se lo conformo formalmente como museo de ciencias naturales.
We plan to build-out our business here in the US upon sound investment principles, a keen knowledge of the market, and targeted acquisitions." Prior to joining MFA, Bond was president, separate accounts, at Morgan Stanley in New York.
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The MFA says this implies that airless and conventional spraying should be phased out, which in some applications will be a retrograde step.
Major organization : THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS (MFA)
"We're excited to work with MFA because we share so many of the same values," said Kalmbach Feeds' Chief Learning Officer, Paul Kalmbach Jr., during an introductory presentation to MFA employees on March 28.
U15: Spanish Soccer Academy 2 Alawi 1, ESG 0 Al Seeb 1, All Stars 0 Al Khadra 1, Alawi 0 Al Seeb 3, MFA 1 ESG 1, Al Seeb 2 Al Khadra 0, Alawi 0 MFA 3 (Alawi forfeited due to a red card), Spanish Soccer Academy 1 All Stars 0, ESG 0 Al Khadra 0, Al Seeb 0 Spanish Soccer Academy 1, MFA 1 All Stars 1, Al Khadra 1 Spanish Soccer Academy 1.
BFA, MFA, Certificate Program in Dance Performance & Choreography.
Simpson says, "If an MFA program helps you..., wonderful." But it's true that nothing can replace life experiences.
However, it has been shown both experimentally [4] and theoretically [2,3] that microfibril angle (MFA) is at least as important as density for the prediction of the strength and stiffness of solid wood.
Sales include a battery of performance products such as MFA feed.
At the meeting with his host, MFA Zaharieva, as well as the plenary talks between the delegations, the traditionally close relations were reaffirmed, which the two friendly countries cherish and concluded that there is a long-term common interest in strengthening and improving the overall cooperation.