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Re: Accessible authentication

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 8 Nov 2019 10:16:54 -0600
Message-ID: <CAOavpvcLKNbUdPW5=C714S0y9QpK+_=qOFfQERu3jNL-vS=SGQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>
Cc: "Rochford, John" <john.rochford@umassmed.edu>, "WCAG list (w3c-wai-gl@w3.org)" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Hi again,

> I.e. it is not an alternative, it is a 2nd factor that you need to use when logging in on a new device?

I neglected to say...It is not just for a new device. It is every time
you log in unless you check the "remember me" for 7 days checkbox.
https://it.umn.edu/duo-security-sign-in/remember-me-7-days

Laura

On 11/8/19, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Alastair,
>
> Yes. Duo is required to authenticate. It is not an it is not an
> alternative. Both a passphrase and a device is required.
>
> "Two-factor authentication (2FA) strengthens access security by
> requiring two methods (also referred to as factors) to verify your
> identity. These factors can include something you know - like a
> username and password, plus something you have - like a smartphone app
> to approve authentication requests."
> https://duo.com/product/trusted-users/two-factor-authentication
>
> Kind regards,
> Laura
>
> On 11/8/19, Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com> wrote:
>> Thanks for that Laura,
>>
>> Just to make sure I understand, the Duo aspect is for 2nd factor
>> authentication?
>>
>> I.e. it is not an alternative, it is a 2nd factor that you need to use
>> when
>> logging in on a new device?
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> -Alastair
>>
>>
>> From: Laura Carlson
>> Hi Alastair, John, and all,
>>
>> Thanks to John for his tireless work on this SC. The following is an
>> example from the University of Minnesota (UMN).
>>
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Laura L. Carlson
>


-- 
Laura L. Carlson
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