FYI - 2FA to be come mandatory for ARIN Online? (was: Fwd: [arin-announce] Consultation on Requiring Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) for ARIN Online Accounts

goemon at goemon at
Sat May 28 23:23:14 UTC 2022

On Sat, 28 May 2022, Jim Popovitch via NANOG wrote:
> On Sat, 2022-05-28 at 11:36 -0700, Randy Bush wrote:
>>>   I am not in the ARIN region but I have attended few Arin meetings.
>>>   As a comment, I live a country were mobile roaming does not
>>> exists,
>>> therefore, when 2FA only works with SMS I can not use the service.
>>> Having
>>> said that, please consider at least one more way to perform 2FA,
>>> maybe send
>>> a code to the email address or something else.
>> i use google authenticator with
> There's also the RedHat supported app FreeOTP.

There are lots of inexpensive hardware TOTP tokens as well.

Personally when I have to 2fa where sms is not possible, I use a token2 molto-1.


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