To combat fraud using the Gosuslugi portal, the State Duma proposed making two-factor identification mandatory.
“Obviously, my colleagues from the Ministry of Digital Development and I need to think about how else to minimize the risks. Perhaps two-factor authentication should be made mandatory? – says the head of the State Duma Committee on Information Policy Alexander Khinshtein (“United Russia”) in the telegram channel.
He recalled that the State Duma adopted a law on two-factor authentication at the State Services, when a free SMS is sent to a data-linked phone to finally confirm its record. This is a guaranteed way to protect your data from fraudsters, however, such identification has been introduced so far at the request of the owner of the personal account.
As previously reported IA REGNUM, scammers began to call residents of Russia, posing as employees of the Gosuslug portal and …