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

To enable Two-Factor Authentication for your VPN account, follow these steps:

  • Begin by downloading the 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.
  • Download the Authenticator App from the App Store
    Scan QR code to download the Authenticator App

    Scan to download the app

  • Once the Authenticator App is installed, open it on your device.
  • In the VPN 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 VPN account using the Authenticator App. This step will link the app to your VPN account.
  • The Authenticator App will generate a time-based one-time password (TOTP) for your VPN account. Enter this code into the designated field on the VPN website to verify the setup.
  • Once the verification is successful, Two-Factor Authentication will be enabled for your VPN account.
  • From this point onward, whenever you log in to your VPN 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 VPN?

    If you're using VPN, you're already taking steps to protect your online privacy. But did you know that enabling 2-factor authentication (2FA) can add an extra layer of security to your account?
     By enabling 2FA, you'll be required to enter a unique code in addition to your password when logging in. This code is typically generated by an app like our Authenticator, which means that even if someone manages to steal your password, they won't be able to access your account without also having access to your phone.
     At VPN, we take security seriously. That's why we recommend enabling 2FA to all of our users. It's a simple step that can go a long way in protecting your sensitive information.
     In addition to enabling 2FA, there are a few other security and privacy tips we recommend. First, make sure you're using a strong, unique password for your VPN account. This will make it harder for hackers to guess or crack your password.
     Second, be cautious about sharing your account information with others. If you need to share your account with a friend or family member, consider creating a separate account for them instead of giving them access to your main account.
     Finally, be sure to keep your software and devices up to date with the latest security patches and updates. This will help ensure that any vulnerabilities are patched and that your devices are protected against the latest threats.
     By following these tips and enabling 2FA, you can help keep your VPN account and your online privacy secure.

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