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Authenticator App for about.me

A step-by-step guide to activate 2FA in your about.me account.

To enable Two-Factor Authentication for your about.me account, follow these steps:

  • Begin by downloading the AuthOne Authenticator App on your device. You can find it in your Apple device's App Store. Alternatively, you can scan the QR code provided or click on the "Download on the App Store" button below.
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    Scan to download the app

  • Once the Authenticator App is installed, open it on your device.
  • In the about.me account settings, locate the Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) or 2-Step Verification option.
  • Choose the option to set up 2FA and select the Authenticator App as your preferred method.
  • Scan the QR code displayed on your about.me account using the Authenticator App. This step will link the app to your about.me account.
  • The Authenticator App will generate a time-based one-time password (TOTP) for your about.me account. Enter this code into the designated field on the about.me website to verify the setup.
  • Once the verification is successful, Two-Factor Authentication will be enabled for your about.me account.
  • From this point onward, whenever you log in to your about.me account, you'll need to enter both your password and the temporary code generated by the Authenticator App to enhance the security of your account.

    Download the Authenticator App from the App Store
    Scan QR code to download the Authenticator App

    Scan to download the app

    Why you should use 2FA for about.me?

    If you're using about.me to showcase your professional profile, it's important to keep it secure. One way to do that is by enabling two-factor authentication (2FA). By doing so, you'll add an extra layer of security to your account, making it much harder for hackers to gain access.
     
    
     With 2FA, you'll need to enter a unique code in addition to your password when logging in. This code is typically sent to your phone via text message or generated by an app like our Authenticator. Even if someone manages to steal your password, they won't be able to access your account without this code.
     
    
     about.me takes security seriously and offers 2FA as an option for all users. By enabling it, you'll be taking an important step towards protecting your personal information and online identity.
     
    
     In addition to enabling 2FA, there are a few other security and privacy tips to keep in mind when using about.me. First, make sure to use a strong, unique password that you don't use for any other accounts. You should also be careful about the information you share on your profile, especially if it's sensitive or personal.
     
    
     Overall, by taking a few simple steps to secure your about.me account, you can enjoy peace of mind knowing that your online presence is protected.

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