In a move to enhance the security, Google launched a security feature called 2-step verification to protect your account from theft and password compromise. In this feature, you will require to enter a one-time verification code from your mobile after typing your password which makes tougher for anyone to gain unauthorized access to your account.
The feature which is now launched in 40 languages and more than 150 countries, reports Google on their Official Blog. Using this feature, it reduces the risks of theft significantly and you can control the access to your account easily.
Watch this video to know how to activate this feature: