How to Set Up MFA for Your Business? [Video]
Multi-factor authentication, or MFA for short, is one of the most effective ways to protect your network from identity-related cyber-attacks. In fact, large technology leaders, such as Microsoft and Google are pushing the industry to enable it for their accounts. But how does it work and how do you set it up?
0:18 How does MFA work?
Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is adding another layer of authentication whenever you log into an account. It does this by leveraging three additional types of information: (1) knowledge, (2) possession, and (3) inherence. A combination of two or more of this information makes MFA work.
1:23 What are the ways to implement MFA for your business?
1:46 Built-In MFA
2:22 Third-Party MFA
3:15 What are things to consider before implementing MFA?
3:26 Test before deployment
3:59 Educate your team
4:15 Have a policy for lost devices
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