By Giacomo Martiradonna Thursday 2 April 2020
Security crackdown. With iOS 14, Apple will introduce integrated support for the generation of two-factor authentication codes and password recommendations.
Among the many new features of iOS 14, there is one that will contribute to make it safer the choice and management of passwords. And it's about iCloud Keychain.
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Within the iOS 14 code leaked in these hours, many new features have emerged. Here are what features will invade your iPhone and iPad in September.
ICloud keychain the iOS feature that allows you to keep synchronized on your devices and computers all service and application passwords, and to be able to access it immediately with the Face / Touch ID when needed, regardless of whether you are on a Mac, iPhone or iPad. a godsend that we absolutely recommend you activate, if you have not already done so.
With iOS 14, the iCloud Keychain becomes even smarter, and will inform you, for example, when you reuse the same password too many times, which can be a serious security flaw; instead, you will be offered one more secure random password.
In addition, two-factor authentication support is finally integrated into the key ring also for third-party services; not only for saving passwords, but also for assisted generation of codes. A feature that alternative apps such as 1Password have long owned and which, finally, becomes the preserve of all Apple users.
The launch of iOS 14 remains fixed in the autumndespite the problems caused by the Coronavirus epidemic. In fact, Apple is pressing the accelerator, and will not allow delays on software development despite the difficulties of the particular historical moment we live in.