How to Secure my Account with Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)?

Two-factor authentication (2FA) is an extra layer of security used when logging into Cirrus Data Cloud. With 2FA, you have to log in with your email and provide another form of authentication with a trusted device that only you know or have access to.

Set up 2FA for your Cirrus Data Cloud account

Step 1: Go to "My Profile" for Account Settings.
Step 2: Click "Enable 2FA" to open the setup wizard.
Step 3: Scan or type in the displayed QR code and continue with the TOTP app of your choice.
Step 4: Verify the code to ensure your private key is correctly installed.
Step 5: Copy your recovery code and keep them safe.

Step 1: Go to "My Profile" for Account Settings.



Step 2: Click "Enable 2FA" to open the setup wizard.





Step 3: Scan or type in the displayed QR code and continue with the TOTP app of your choice.



Step 4: Verify the code to ensure your private key is correctly installed.



Step 5: Copy your recovery code and keep them safe. If you lose access to your device, using these codes will be the only way to recover your account.



Click "Finish" and 2FA is enabled on your account!

Accessing your Cirrus Data Cloud account with 2FA

After you log in using your password, you'll be prompted to provide an authentication code from your TOTP app.

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