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Using authenticator applications with VIP 2FA protected sites

You can generate Syamtec VIP compatible 2FA tokens that can be loaded into standard TOTP based Authenticator applications like Microsoft Authenticator , Google Authenticator or FreeOTP.

You generatenew tokens to be registered with the protected web site.  You cannot load existing tokens tokens because you do not have access to the token'ssecret seed.

See references below for the original 2014 work on this.
StepsThese steps are documented on the Docker Hub page for this docker image. 1. Pull Docker Image

docker pull freemansoft/vipaccess
2. Generate token, example with SYMC prefix docker run freemansoft/vipaccess provision -p -t SYMC
3. Save the token URL and Symantec ID somewhere
4. Generate a QR code to be scanned by mobile application replacing the otpauth://... with the otpauth string from above.
docker run --entrypoint "qrencode" freemansoft/vipaccess -t ANSI256 otpauth://...
5. Scan the QR code with your Authenticator application




Video Walkthrough
How vipaccess was deployed as …

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