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How can the Admin activate the 2 Factor Authenticator security?


Admin Guide: Activating 2FA Security

Steps for Admins:

  1. Log in to the Admin Panel of the PayMoney platform.
  2. Navigate to "Settings" within the "Preferences" tab. 3.Look for the "2-Factor Authentication" option and ensure it's disabled. If disabled, enable it by clicking the corresponding dropdown.
  3. Choose the preferred authentication method: Email or Google Authenticator.
    • Email Method: Sends a verification code to the registered email address of Users for login authentication.
    • Phone Method: Sends a verification code to users’ registered phone numbers.
    • Google Authenticator: Requires installing the app and scanning the QR code provided on-screen.
  4. Save the changes and exit the settings.

User Guide: Enabling and Verifying 2FA

Steps for Users:

  1. Log in to your account on the PayMoney platform.
  2. Go to "Verifications" within your account settings.
  3. Find the option to enable 2FA and click on it.
  4. Depending on the admin settings:
    • For Email: Provide the email address where the verification code will be sent.
    • For SMS: Provide the correct phone number for the verification code.
    • For Google Authenticator: Install the app on your device.
  5. Save the changes to enable 2FA.
  6. For Google Authenticator:
    • Open the app.
    • Scan the QR code provided on the platform or manually enter the secret key.
    • Generate a verification code using the app.
  7. Enter the verification code in the designated field on the platform.
  8. Click "Verify" or "Confirm" to complete the verification process.
  9. Upon successful verification, 2FA will be enabled for your account.

Importance of 2FA: Enabling 2FA adds a crucial layer of security, reducing unauthorized access risks and protecting sensitive information. Admins are encouraged to activate this feature to enhance overall platform security.

Security Reminder: Keep your 2FA device (mobile phone, email account, or authenticator app) secure and accessible to ensure a smooth authentication process while safeguarding your account.