How to manage your authenton#1 FIDO 2 for MicroSoft 365
Register FIDO2 Key to your Microsoft 365-Account:
The authenton#1 FIDO2 is a security key standard that enables strong multi-factor authentication. By registering a FIDO2 key to your Microsoft 365 account, you can use it to securely sign in to your account and protect your data from unauthorized access.
To register a FIDO2 key to your Microsoft 365 account, follow these steps:
- Purchase an authenton#1 - FIDO2 security key that is compatible with Microsoft 365.
- Sign in to your Microsoft 365 account using your username and password.
- Go to the Security settings page of your account. You can access it by clicking on the "Settings" icon and then selecting "View all Outlook settings" and then "Security."
- Click on the "Additional security verification" link.
- Click on the "Add a method" button and select "Security key" from the list.
- Follow the on-screen instructions to register your FIDO2 key. This typically involves inserting the key into a USB port and pressing a button on the key to confirm.
- Once your FIDO2 key is registered, you can use it to sign in to your Microsoft 365 account instead of using your username and password.
By registering a FIDO2 key to your Microsoft 365 account, you are adding an extra layer of security to your account, making it much more difficult for hackers to gain access to your sensitive data.