By default, you log into your Dataform in a one-step verification process: your username and password.
If you want to increase the security of your account, you can opt to activate the multi-factor authentication option in My Account > which adds an extra step to your login. A multi-factor authentication process implies the presence of two or more verification steps, independent one from another. There’s the information that only the user knows (such as the password of the account), but also the information only the user owns.
With the option Multi-Factor Authentication Device, you can use the Google Authenticator application on your smartphone to generate a code that you can use for each login. Code changes after a period of time so the same code cannot be used twice, as a security precaution.
To enable the Multi-Factor Authentication Device option, follow the steps below: