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Have you heard about two-factor authentication? It’s everywhere these days… Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, Apple…. and UNCG!

With two-factor authentication, hackers cannot take over your accounts, even if they get your password. By using your password in conjunction with another device such as your smartphone, you add an extra layer of security for your accounts.

Watch a quick video on how to use 2FA

Campus applications and services protected by UNCG 2FA currently include Google Apps, Canvas, Office 365, Box, MyCloud and others.

Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to enroll in two-factor authentication to protect their UNCG accounts and data.

 

Sign up today for the UNCG 2FA service: http://go.uncg.edu/getsecure


If you have questions or need more information, please contact 6-TECH at (336) 256-TECH (8324) or 6-TECH@uncg.edu.