Adding your Yubico Key to Brockport Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

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This article goes over how to add your Yubico (FIDO2) token to your M365 account. 

NOTE: You are responsible for following the manufacturers instructions for the initial setup of the Yubico key. This usually includes downloading the setup software and initializing the key. 

Once the Yubico key is setup open a browser and go to : https://myprofile.microsoft.com/

Login with your Brockport email address. 

On the left, click Security info.

Click Add method.

From the drop-down menu click Security Key.

On the left, click Security info.  Click Add method.  From the drop-down menu click Security Key.

 

 Click Next to setup your security key.

Click Next to setup your security key.

 

In this example we're setting up the Yubico as an USB device.

In this example we're setting up the Yubico as an USB device.

Click Next

Click Next. 

Now insert your Yubico key into your computer via USB :

Now insert your Yubico key into your computer via USB :

Now, you need to release your security code stored in the Yubico Key. You can now do this by pressing the button on the key

Now, you need to release your security code stored in the Yubico Key. You can now do this by pressing the button on the key.

Name your key in M365. I used 'Yubico Key'.

Name your key in M365. I used 'Yubico Key'.

 

Now you can see your Security Key has been added to your account!

Now you can see your Security Key has been added to your account!

The Security key cannot be your default MFA device, but when you log into M365 click "Other ways to sign in" then click "Use Windows Hello or a security key".

The Security key cannot be your default MFA device, but when you log into M365 click "Other ways to sign in" then click "Use Windows Hello or a security key".

 

You'll be prompted to touch your Yubico key to finish signing in. 

If you need further assistance, please submit a ticket here I Need Help, or call the IT Service Desk at  (585) 395-5151 Option 1

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Article ID: 110866
Created
Thu 6/25/20 2:14 PM
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Tue 6/29/21 9:33 AM