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Azure MFA settings

Prerequisite

 

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The Azure Multi-Factor Authentication SDK we use will be deprecated by Microsoft on November 14, 2018 as stated in the following Microsoft article.

 

1.The Azure MFA SDK zip file which contains the client certificate and the private key. For more information, please consult this link https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/multi-factor-authentication-sdk/#download-the-azure-multi-factor-authentication-sdk.

 

Settings

 

1.On the Devolutions Password Server console, in the Two-Factor tab, check the Azure MFA option and click on Configure.

 

Two-Factor tab

Two-Factor tab

 

2.Click on the Read Azure MFA SDK zip file to select the file.

 

Azure MFA Settings dialog

Azure MFA Settings dialog

 

3.Please select the file previously downloaded from the Azure Portal.

 

Select the Azure MFA SDK file

Select the Azure MFA SDK file

 

4.When the file is correctly read, it will show a Success dialog.

 

Azure MFA SDK zip file success

Azure MFA SDK zip file success

 

5.Each field are now filled with the information from the Azure MFA SDK file. The IP Address field is used to allow a range of addresses and the Host name field is for a given name chosen by the administrator.

 

Azure MFA Settings dialog

Azure MFA Settings dialog

 

6.In the User Management, select and edit a user. Then click on Configure in the Two factor section.

 

User Management dialog

User Management dialog

 

7.Change the Two Factor Type for AzureMFA and click on Save.

 

2-Factor Configuration

2-Factor Configuration

 

8.Fill in the phone number and set the communication method to SMS or Phone call. Then, click on the Save button.

 

Azure MFA Setup

Azure MFA Setup

 

9.When the user will connect to the Devolutions Password Server, he will received either a phone call, the user will have to answer and then press on the pound key (#), or a SMS and will be asked to reply a code to this SMS.