HOW TO:Two-factor authentication (2FA)

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HOW TO:Two-factor authentication (2FA)


This article provides summary on how you can configure Two Factor authentication (2FA) in MachPanel.

Applies To

This article applies to MachPanel Build v6 and above.

Two Factor Authentication (2FA):

Two Factor Authentication, also known as 2FA, two step verification or TFA (as an acronym), is an extra layer of security that is known as "multi factor authentication" that requires not only a password and username but also something that only, and only, that user has on them, i.e. a piece of information only they know.

  • To Configure 2FA settings in MachPanel, navigate to the following path: Home » System Configuration » 2FA Settings
  • Check Enabled
For 2FA Settings one of two actions can be selected:
  1. Send PIN through Email
  2. Send PIN through SMS

Send PIN through Email:

Select PIN expires in Minutes. Save Settings

Send PIN through SMS

For this option you have to provide Twilio API Settings.
  1. Account SID: Here provide the twilio Account SID.
  2. Auth Token: Provide twilio account authentication token
  3. Number: Provide your number.
  4. Twilio API URL: Provide the Twilio API URL.

SMS Templates

Add "Templates" for the PIN SMS to be sent. See snapshot below:

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Type: HOW TO
Level: Intermediate
Last Modified:Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Last Modified By: mudesira.munir
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