How to Add 2FA using WordPress 2-step verification in WordPress website-: Are you looking to add Two Factor authentication to your WordPress website? stay tuned with this post, i will explain you how to add Google Authenticator based Two-factor authentication to your WordPress website.
2FA is an extra layer of security used to make sure that people trying to gain access to an online account are who they say they are. First, a user will enter their username and a password. Then, instead of immediately gaining access, they will be required to provide another piece of information.
WordPress is one of the most popular CMS with over 35% of internet website are build on WordPress CMS. As per Sucuri WordPress accounted for 90 per cent of all hacked CMS sites in 2018. There are many ways to secure WordPress website, i have written many post about Click Here to read it.
How to Add 2FA using WordPress 2-step verification in WordPress-:
This Plugin Works on Google Authenticator. In addition to your username and password, you’ll enter a code that generated by Android/iPhone/Blackberry app or Plugin will send you via email upon signing in. This Plugin very easy to set up and multi-site support. You can use Google Authenticator or Email verification to log in to your WordPress website. Easy recovery(via FTP) if lost phone.
The plugin uses WordPress built-in function to send an email. If email function not work you can try some plugin to help to send an email over SMTP like
WP Mail Bank,
WP Mail SMTP,
WP SMTP,…Codes of this plugin are time-dependent. Make sure your phone is set to the correct local time. If your server time is incorrect, click Sync now at the top right of the overview page
Thanks for reading…“Pardon my grammar, English is not my native tongue.”
If you like my work, Please Share on Social Media! You can Follow WP knol on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube for latest updates. You may Subscribe to WP Knol Newsletter to get latest updates via Email. You May also Continue Reading my Recent Posts Which Might Interest You.