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Originally Posted by neilf View Post
What I find odd about the advice being given out by the press, is that they say, for example, not to use online banking until the bank's web site has verified that they are not affected by Heartbleed, or they have rectified their web site. Not sure about anyone else, but my bank has issued me with a code generator. This is part of the log-in process, and the code is different for each log-in. So if someone got the rest of your log-in details, how would they circumvent the one-off code?
Am I missing something here?
It's a pity more banks use code generators. In the UK Barclays does but my bank doesn't.
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