This topic describes how to enable and use Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) to log on to the RAM console.

Activate MFA for your account

We recommend you activate MFA for your account so that, when you log on, you are prompted to enter your user name and password (first factor) in addition to an authentication code from your specified virtual MFA device (second factor). This method greatly increases the overall security of your account.

Prerequisites

You have installed a virtual MFA application on your smartphone.

We recommend you install Google Authenticator by using either of the following methods according to your smartphone OS type:

For details about MFA configurations, see the latest information at Google.