Get to Know About Verification Code Message

Get to Know About Verification Code Message

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2021-Dec-23
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What is a verification code?

How does the verification code work?

The 2 factors authentication

The possible problems during verifying

With more than 5 billion people on the earth have cellphones, it is not uncommon that all kinds of merchants and service providers use text messages to communicate with the users for different purposes. Sending and receiving verification codesis one of the functionsthat text messages have.PWfSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

What is a verification code?

Verification code, also called SMS code or text message code, is usually a series of 4 to 6 digits. It is normally used for identity verification.PWfSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

How does the verification code work?

First, when the user registers an account for the first time, or login on a different device, to make sure the register is a real human being, the phone number is valid, or the user is the same person, the system would send a text message with a verification code to that user’s phone number, and the user is expected to input that code into the websites or apps.PWfSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

In this way, the system would know whether the user is a real human being or the phone number is valid or not.PWfSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

The 2 factors authentication

With rising cybersecurity issues occurred worldwide, SMS verification code has been adopted by most merchants, to better protect the user’s security and privacy. With a verification code, your identity has been verified twice. This method is called the 2 factors authentication in the industry.PWfSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

The possible problems during verifying

Users may encounter different problems during the process.PWfSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

They may not receive the code smoothly. It may be due to the internet delay. In this case, they shall click the send verification button again and wait for the message.They may change the phone number, and the verification code is sent to their old phone number. In this way, they shall contact the help center and update their phone number.They input the verification code but still couldn’t log in. This problem shall be caused by the system. They shall contact the help center to solve the problem.

Imagine if someone has your account and password, and logs in to steal your money or information, would you be relieved if you know that they are not able to do so because they don’t have your cellphone and receive the verification code?PWfSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

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