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Temporary PIN

A temporary PIN is a 6-digit number issued by us, and sent to your email address, to enhance your account security.

How does it work?

Once a temporary PIN is set for your account, you'll need to enter it once via a dynamic virtual keypad. The keypad protects against malicious spyware and Trojan programs designed to capture your keystrokes when you log in from unsecured or public computers. It also shields you from certain types of phishing and social engineering scams.

We'll send you a single-use PIN to prevent unauthorized access to your account when we detect suspicious activity.

If you'd like to add an extra-step to increase the security of your account, we suggest you set up a regular PIN, or use the RSA Security Token (if available in your jurisdiction). You can read more about these features here.

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