Are ProSeries login requirements changing?

On June 24, Intuit issued a yellow alert that says, "Beginning July 10, 2019, a new security enhancement will change how you log into your ProSeries software." Linking to the referenced article, you see the following information, in part:

You will be prompted to enter your password each time you sign into ProSeries. The "Remember Me" feature will continue to remember your user ID or email if selected. . . As part of this enhancement, Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) will be required on initial login.

My question is: How is this different from the current method of logging in to ProSeries?

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