Epic Video Games will every now and then require users to allow two-factor authentication prior to redeeming free games on its virtual storefront between now and should twenty first.
The goal is to encourage “gamers to take steps to strengthen their Epic account security,” the company wrote in a weblog put up. To allow two-issue authentication, customers must log into the Epic Video Games Retailer and head into their account settings.
Two-issue authentication usually requires users to make sure their identities even as logging into an account the use of a PIN sent to their e mail deal with or phone quantity. Having -issue authentication activated provides an extra safety degree to prevent your account from being compromised if your password is stolen.
In January 2019, a security flaw in Fortnite allowed hackers to access the Epic Games money owed of users who clicked a suspicious hyperlink. a few days ago, Nintendo said that A HUNDRED AND SIXTY,000 Nintendo debts were impacted in hacking makes an attempt, which began earlier this month.