Yubikey Authentication feature verifies the identity of the users who log in to your site - i.e. they are who they say they are.


Important: You must own the appropriate Yubikey hardware device.


Read more about Yubikey Authentication and hardware device here.

Yubikey Authentication options explanations

Option: Enable Yubikey Authentication

When combined with your Yubikey API details (below) it will form the basis of your Yubikey Authentication.


See the screenshot below on how to locate the option to enable the Yubikey Authentication.


Option: Yubikey App ID

When combined with your Yubikey API Key (option 3) it will form the basis of your Yubikey Authentication.


Important: Review the info link on how to get your own Yubikey App ID and API Key.


Enter your unique Yubikey App ID into the field (as shown in the screenshot below).


Option: Yubikey API Key

When combined with your Yubikey App ID (option 2) it will form the basis of your Yubikey Authentication. 


Important: Review the info link on how to get your own Yubikey App ID and API Key.


Enter your unique Yubikey App API Key into the field (as shown in the screenshot below).

To learn more about the Yubikey-based two-factor authentication, read the blog article here.