ABCs of Passwords and Two-Step Authentication


If you think your password is enough to protect your online account, think again! In this webinar we will investigate the use of multi-factor authentication to secure your most important accounts: email, banking, and social media.

Multi-factor authentication (also known as two-factor authentication) is using "something you have" - like your smartphone - in addition to "something you know" - like your password. Come explore the ins and outs of taking your cybersecurity to the next level and protecting what's most important to you and your business.

Topics Covered:

  • What is multi-factor authentication
  • How multi-factor authentication can keep your accounts safe
  • How multi-factor authentication can be used on your business accounts

Who Should Attend

Entrepreneurs and small business owners who care about protecting their online information and accounts.


Tom Jacobson has been helping local non-profits, small businesses, and individuals in Mendocino County with cyber security since 2014. Tom has presented a number of webinars for the West Center on topics such as password management, common internet scams and how to avoid them, and general cybersecurity best practices for small businesses.

ABCs of Passwords and Two-Step Authentication