Two-Factor Authentication

In the world with rising tide of cyber crime the usual username and password combo is not secure enough anymore. If you host your business-critical solutions in our servers, we recommend to use Two-Factor authentication. When entering the self-service, in addition to the password you will also need to provide the code generated by Google Authenticator on your phone.

What is Google Authenticator? It's Google's two-step authentication system, which works like a mobile-ID. When setting up an account, the QR code on the computer screen must be scanned by the smartphone camera. In the future, the app will generate a new code every 30 seconds to be used when logging in.

Two-step authentication ensures better security for your account, which Google uses to protect their own system.

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1.

First install the Google Authenticator app on your phone. The app is available for both Android and Apple phones.

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2.

In the self service https://clients.wavecom.ee click on "Account" -> "Edit details".

Insert "Two-Factor Authentication" -> "Enable"

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3.

The QR code will be displayed.

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Scan QR code to your phone.

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4.

Click "Save Changes" button. Two-Factor authentication is now set up.

When entering the self-service account, in addition to standard password, you wil be requested to provide the Google Authenticator code.

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Google Authenticator generates a new code every 30 seconds. You can only enter the system with the most recent code.

 

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