You can use two-factor authentication to secure your ActiveState Platform account.
Choosing to use both your password and the two-factor authentication code to access your account secures your account against unauthorized access if your password is compromised.
Before you begin, You must have an app on your mobile device to scan the QR code displayed on screen. You can use Google Authenticate (iOS/Android), Authy (iOS/Android), or any similar app that provides the required QR code reading functionality.
To turn on two-factor authentication:
If your six-digit code is validated, two-factor authentication is enabled for your account. Two-factor authentication requires that you enter both your password and the current six-digit code displayed in your two-factor authentication app each time you log in.
You can turn off two-factor authentication at any time.
To turn off two-factor authentication:
You will not be prompted for a two-factor code the next time you log in.