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2FA for Government Organizations

Smart 2FA can provide e-governments with a single intuitive and multichannel API to trigger 2FA for any important event.

Most popular applications rely on two-factor authentication (2FA) with one-time password (OTP) as the best method to verify user identity when signing up or logging into online applications.

According to a recent Google Security report, receiving a secondary SMS code blocked 100 percent of automated attacks, 96 percent of bulk phishing attacks, and most direct, targeted attacks.

Communications service providers (CSPs) and others in the communications industry can better serve their government and non-profit organization customers by enabling 2FA that is specifically tailored to their needs. One of the ways to do this is with Telestax Smart 2FA.

Access the Smart 2FA Guidebook

Governments may enable 2FA so that citizens can access e-government service securely. Services can be additionally secured by 2FA to verify the identity in the case of important changes such as the ability to:

  • Automate sign-up identity verification process for citizens
  • Access or pay for automotive renewals
  • Request passport renewal services online
  • Access and pay taxes online securely
  • Provide the government with a verified tip on a national emergency threat
  • Secure e-filing services for trademarks or patents
  • Apply, renew, or cancel residency services secured with 2FA
  • Change the address on file
  • Schedule, change, or cancel a government-related interview

Remove the Obstacles to 2FA Implementation

Smart 2FA allows the communications industry to deliver a reliable and scalable 2FA solution over SMS, voice, and email channels to their customers and developers. With Smart 2FA, CSPs can go to market in hours using their own carrier network to provide better network quality, pricing, and network configuration for business, government, or non-profit organizations. Smart 2FA can provide e-governments with a single intuitive and multichannel API to trigger 2FA for any important event.

Smart 2FA Value

With Smart 2FA, a provider can offer a dedicated 2FA solution especially tailored to the needs of its government and non-profit organization customers. Contact info@telestax.com to find out more.

Or access the full Telestax Smart 2FA Guidebook to learn about the ways 2FA can be used for financial, healthcare, services, travel, and other businesses today.

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