Using security keys
Before you can setup MFA on your account you’ll need a compatible security key that supports the WebAuthn standard. Some examples:
- Yubico Yubikey 5 series
- Yubico Yubikey 4 series
- Google Titan Key
You must use a browser that supports the WebAuthn standard:
- Chrome 70+
- Edge 18+
- Firefox 60+
- Safari 13+
You must also log in via HTTPS. If there is no padlock in the address bar
of your browser, try changing
https:// at the beginning of the
Setting up with a security key
Enter the MFA setup process. Pick Security key from the Select Method screen, and press Next.
Insert your security key into a USB port and press Register key.
Then, activate your security key. This is generally done by tapping the gold area or button in the centre of the key.
Once you see the message Key verified, press Complete registration to finish registering the key with your account.
If you see an error during this process, try reinserting your security key and pressing Retry.
Logging in using a security key
Login to your SilverStripe CMS account with your email and password. You’ll then be prompted to activate your security key.
Insert your security key into a USB port on your computer and activate it. Once the key is verified, you will be automatically directed to the CMS.
If you see an 'unavailable' message like the one below, make sure you are using a supported browser and that you are connecting to the site over HTTPS.