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Duo

Description

 

Remote Desktop Manager allows you to configure a Duo Authentication to provide an additional security layer when opening a selected data source.

 

Settings

 

Before you start the configuration, make sure you have created yourself a Duo account and also have installed the Duo application on your compatible device.

 

There is three methods to use the authentication with Duo: by land line, by text message or by using their application.

 

1.In your Duo account you will need to add the application Auth API.

 

Auth API application

Auth API application

 

2. In Remote Desktop Manager select Duo as your Two factor authentication and click on Duo - General Settings

 

2-Factor Configuration

2-Factor Configuration

 

3. All the information necessary to fill in the Duo Settings fields will be generated by your Duo account.

 

Duo Account - Auth API

Duo Account - Auth API

 

4. Copy and paste all the information and click on Check to validate the information.

 

Duo Settings

Duo Settings

 

5. Click on Save to authenticate yourself with your Duo account that has just been activated.

 

Duo Confiugration - Save settings

Duo Confiugration - Save settings

 

6. If you have more than one device connected to your Duo account, select the device you wish to use for your 2-Factor authentication.

 

Duo setup - Choose a device

 

7. Select the method by which you would like to receive your Duo Passcode.

 

Duo Push: The code is "pushed" to your Duo application

Send SMS: You will receive the code by SMS on your registered phone number

Phone: You will receive a phone call and a computer generated voice will dictate the code to you.

 

Duo Setup

Duo Setup

 

Once you have completed all the steps, you will be prompted with the Duo Authentication every time you connect to your secured data source.