Turn on two-factor authentication

Before you configure the two-factor authentication requirements, you need to turn the feature on.

Before you begin

These instructions are for CertCentral accounts using the default setting, Do not force. For accounts configured to use the Client Certificate or the One-Time Password (OTP) setting, two-factor authentication is automatically turned on for your account.

Turn on two-factor authentication

  1. In your CertCentral account, in the left main menu, go to Settings > Authentication Settings.

  2. On the Authentication Settings page, in the Two-Factor Authentication section, under Two-Factor Auth Status, click On.

  3. Click Save Settings.

What's next

To require a second form of identity verification for your sign-in process, you need to configure your two-factor authentication requirements.