When it comes to protecting your accounts, multi-factor authentication (or two-step verification) should be standard across your organization. Multi-factor authentication is an easy-to-use, scalable, and reliable solution that provides a second method of authentication to protect your employees. Microsoft’s Azure Multi-Factor Authentication gives you peace of mind when it comes to securing employees tablets, laptops, PC’s, and smart phones when they are on-the-go, working remotely, or collaborating in the office.
Azure Multi-Factor Authentication benefits:
How Does Multi-Factor Authentication work?
Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is a method of authentication that requires the use of more than one verification method and adds a second layer of security to user sign-ins and transactions. It works by requiring any two or more of the following verification methods:
Multi-factor authentication in Office 365
Office 365 uses multi-factor authentication to help provide the extra security and is managed from the Office 365 admin center. Office 365 offers the following subset of Azure multi-factor authentication capabilities as a part of the subscription:
How can you start using MFA?
MFA is already included in most Office365 licenses. OnPar can easily activate this service per your request. We have simple how-to instructions for your end users that make implementation easy and painless. For more information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or if you are not a current customer, please reach out to us at email@example.com
Find more information here on Azure.
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