Workato 2-Factor Authentication Set up is to add an extra layer of security to your workato login. Apart from your ID and password , there are some other set of ways or platform to secure and protect account online. Workato account owners are required to set up or enable two factor authentication from this step and guide to secure workato.
Two factor authentication is also called 2 steps verification or multi factor authentication. It comes in anytime you want to access or log in online, you are needed to enter some set of information. This information will be sent during time of authenticating the account. A passcode will be sent from Google Authenticator in order to secure and protect your account.
Google authenticator need to be downloaded and installed first anytime you want to enable two factor authentication on Workato. Without Google Authenticator it cannot work. The code will come through the app as a SMS Text message on your phone number. You are highly advised to use phone number you are still using and effective.
Two-Factor Authentication which is also known as (2FA) is an industry full well standard for strong multi-layered authentication. It need two different types of methods in order to verify your identity by requesting your (ID and password), including something you known and it will come from an authenticator app.
This provides an strong and additional layer of security/protection and ensures an outsider has no access your Workato account. For any unauthorized attempt made on the account with another device, two factor authentication will stop and hinders it from taking place. They will ask for the code sent on your phone number , meaning that without your mobile number you can now access authenticated account with another device.
- Google Authenticator (iOS
- Authy (iOS
- Microsoft Authenticator (iOS
How to Setup Two Factor Authentication on Workato
- Login to workato account with normal information.
- Go to Account Setting.
- Choose the Two-factor authentication > Setup two-factor authentication.
- If needed to verify the password, enter your normal password.
- Click on verify password. Get it here here.
- Use an Google authenticator, you can now scan QR code.
- Enter 6-digit verification code from the Google authenticator to Workato setup.
Workatoimage and also a
profile namelets you know connection or link between Google authenticator and also Workato service is working very well.
- Save or you can as well
downloada copy of the recovery codes. Its done.
For more information on this article, go to https://docs.workato.com/security/two-factor-authentication.html
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