Manage multi-factor authentication

You can manage your multi-factor authentication sign-in settings.

To manage your multi-factor authentication sign-in settings, select Settings & Policies > Login settings.

On the Manage Login Settings page, you can:

  • Change your default challenge type.
  • Change the PIN used in conjunction with the email authentication method.

Challenge Settings

Choose whether you want to use Sophos Authenticator, Google Authenticator, or SMS texts.

  • Enter a mobile number to receive security codes using text messages.
  • Use the Sophos Authenticator or Google Authenticator app on your mobile to generate security codes.

PIN Settings

You can change the PIN used in conjunction with the secondary email validation method. You need this PIN when you verify your sign-in with your email. Enter a new 6-digit PIN and select Submit.