Secure Your Accounts with Multi-Factor Authentication Made Simple
Passwords aren’t enough anymore. Weak or stolen passwords are the #1-way hackers access your accounts. To protect yourself and your business, you need to ensure your accounts are secure. Multi-factor authentication with Duo will keep hackers out of your accounts, even if they have your password.
How Multi-Factor Authentication with Duo Works
Most employees don’t practice proper password hygiene, and their weak passwords are easy for hackers to guess and steal. But when you use a 2-step verification system like Duo, you add an extra layer of security to keep hackers out.
You’ll need two or more authentication factors to access your account when you use MFA authentication. These items fall into one of three categories:
- Something You Know: Passwords, PINs, security questions
- Something You Have: Smartphone, keycard
- Something You Are: Fingerprint, facial recognition
Multi-Factor Authentication: How to Secure Your Accounts with Duo
Securing Your Accounts with Duo is EZ
1. Download the App
We’ll enroll your business with Duo and handle the setup. All you need to do is download the Duo authenticator app on your phone or another mobile device.
2. Login as Usual
As usual, you enter your username and password when logging into your accounts. Then, you’ll see a Duo screen that tells you to check your app.
3. Verify with Duo
Duo will send a push notification to your mobile device to verify that it’s you. All you have to do is click a button, and Duo will finish logging you in securely.
Add Duo to Your Business Today!
As a small business owner, you want to do everything you can to protect your business. But the fact remains that hackers are targeting you and will try creative ways to access your accounts. But when you add multi-factor authentication to your business, you can keep hackers out of your accounts, even if they have your password. According to Microsoft, using multi-factor authentication like Duo blocks 99.9% of account hacks.
Using an authenticator app, Duo will send a push notification to your phone. All you have to do is click one button to verify it’s you attempting to log in to the account, and you’re in! Duo makes it easy to protect any application on any device without frustrating your employees. Improve your account security today by adding MFA authentication to your business!