US-based exchange Gemini announced hardware key compatibility for its mobile application, bolstering security capabilities for customers.
Gemini revealed hardware security key functionality for its mobile application, giving customers compatibility with devices such as YubiKey for added security.
Thanks to WebAuthn compatibility on Gemini's app, iOS and Android "Gemini customers can now use USB and near-field communication, or NFC, security keys to securely sign into the Gemini Mobile App," the exchange said Tuesday in a statement provided to Cointelegraph.
The addition bolsters two-factor authentication
Two-factor authentication, or 2FA, allows for added security beyond a simple website password login.