Personal Identification Number (PIN
) is typically a relative short Passphrase
and is usually numbers
Personal Identification Number is often used in Multi-Factor Authentication.
We have also seen it referenced to as Primary Identification Number.
Usage may also refer to a number that joins a person to an Digital Identity as when used with Credit Card or online account as a factor within Mutli-Factor Authentication
Windows Hello Personal Identification Number#
Personal Identification Number is used as a password
to unlock the TPM
(or other Secure Element
on the device and has all the connivence and hassles of any other password
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