FAQ - Multi-Factor Authentication

The ID Control Multi-Factor Authentication provides an extra layer of protection for the login recipients and users of Secure Email encryption or archiving by requiring them to use something they know (their password) and something they have (such as a mobile authenticator that provides one-time generated passwords).

Strong authentication can also be used for the sender, but a separate module must be purchased for this.

You can use the following options:
– SMS (MessageID)
- OTP generating app such as (but not limited to) Google / Microsoft Authenticator, FreeOTP or Authy

 If you are using a one-time passwords App you can scan a “Software Token” using the QR code with your Authenticator app.