Check the phone and write the code in Runescape

A pass-word is not secure enought to defend an account, for this reason Jaggex developed Authenticator. Authenticator is 2 step log in that adds an extra layer of protection, the idea is very good, but its really working? Many players still keep losing their accounts today because they dont use Authenticator, its their fault of course, but why they dont use it?

 

Some just dont care about security, but many others care and still dont use the extra protection, the reasons are:

 

* With every loggin you have to send a code to your phone, check the phone and write the code in Runescape. Most of the people dont have the time or the patiente of doing this every single day or as many times as the login asks for the code. (And yes repeating this every time is crap)

 

* Some people dont have phones with internet so they download WinAuth to do the same process but instead on the phone in their computer. If you keep your WinAuth in an USB you have to plug it in and out every time you chek it for codes (with is very crap) and if you keep the program in your Desktop you are risking your account because somebody can copy your program and so the extra protection is simply lost.

 

The solution:

Today exists a thing that is called Yubikey that is used in 2 step log in for example in Gmail accounts, it adds not only an extra layer protection but this layer is even more secure than using a program or a phone.

 

NOT TO MENTION, that is very simply and fast to use, you only have to plug in the USB thats all, you dont have to send or check codes anywere. Simply, very fast and very secure. You can buy a USB KEY (Yubikey) for only 20$ or less, its a little money but its a thing you keep for always.

 

UNFORTUNATELY runescape accounts dont support 2 step login with Yubikeys.

 

Jagex please, develop a login system to make available an easy, fast and even more secure 2 step login sistem for the users. This thing of reading codes everywere is something many players dont wanna do. Thanks in advance.

Related News

31
Jul

I thought it would be worth changing their rs drop table

Rune items - Same drop table as Edimmu for the runescape items, but with a rare chance of dropping (these guys have a lower slayer req than abby demons so should be slightly rarer drop chance to abby demons).

19
Aug

Runescape Maintaining History - The Time Travel God Quest!

Maybe it's not 'vastly' different, but maybe things start to change around Runescape to some respect. Or the quest is done entirely in the past, and there is one thing that doesn't get changed that leads into more quests in the future?

30
Dec

Runespan Double Points Problem

To limit changing the actually code of the Runespan or the Runespan runes, simply force all players out of Runespan once before the event starts and just before it ends

04
Aug

Runescape Smithing Update Feedback

Interesting idea to deal with higher level metals needing large sums to make a single bar. While I don't think it was covered in the stream if it will be a one use then gone.

30
Sep

Runescape Expansion Speculation

Secend expansion - Under Water city as Mod Mark hinted at this when he mentioned the new solo boss.

14
Mar

I get it that DS had much less players than the normal Runescape

I've been playing Runescape for more than 10 years. I've created a lot of runescape accounts, I really had great times in this game. The game is pretty unique, has fantastic music

Leave A Reply

Rsgoldhub Top News

18
Dec

MU Legend Rift Guides for newbies

Rifts exist in numerous places across MU Legend and are very unstable.Once you enter one via a portal, you'll be teleported to an unknown place.Each time you enter the Rift, the map will be determined at random.In other words, even if you enter the exact same Rift portal greater than as soon as, it is possible to play on a various map every time.

15
Dec

MU Legend:News Legend,Has Been Opend

MU Legend's Open Beta Now Reside with New Trailer. The long-awaited addition to the MU franchise launches its worldwide OBT Yesterday.