In order to improve security while accessing Slack, users should utilize Multi-Factor Authentication. Multi-Factor authentication adds an extra layer around the traditional username and password login, thus preventing unwanted access by threat actors to your Slack instance. With Acceptto Multi-Factor Authentication adding that extra layer is simples and cost-effective.
This guide will walkthrough the following steps:
- Configure the Slack instance to use Multi-Factor Authentication
- Scan a QR code generated by Slack with the Acceptto Mobile Application.
- Login to Slack using Multi-Factor Authentication.
Configure MFA Plugin
Step 1 - Access your account settings and select Setup Two-Factor Authentication
Select 'Profile & account' by clicking your Slack team name in the upper left.
Select '...' to access your account settings.
Select 'Setup Two-Factor Authentication' from the settings menu.
Scan the QR code using the Acceptto Mobile application and provide the one time code generated.
Step 2 - Scan the QR code using the Acceptto Mobile application and provide the one time code generated in the Acceptto App.
Optionally add a backup phone.
Enter the one time code provided to the mobile phone.
Logon with username and password; and at the next screen enter the One Time Password generated inside the Acceptto Mobile Application.
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