DotNetNuke Two Factor Authentication (2FA) – Duo Authenticator
DotNetNuke (DNN) Two Factor Authentication
provides the ability to add the second layer of authentication on the top of
DotNetNuke default login page. Duo two-factor authentication service makes
logins more secure. The application generates passcodes for login and can
receive push notifications for easy, one-tap authentication. Our DotNetNuke
Two Factor Authentication stands effective against cyber attacks, is also
user-friendly. Our DotNetNuke (DNN) Two Factor Authentication Module provides
the 8+ authentication methods including Google Authenticator, Microsoft
Authenticator, OTP over SMS, OTP over Email, Duo Push Notification and many
1. Download & Installation
Download the DotNetNuke Two Factor Authentication (2FA) module from here - [
Now go to Settings >> Extensions >> Install extensions for installing
the miniOrange DotNetNuke Two Factor Authentication module.
Add this module on the page. You can add this module to any page.
Navigate to the module settings.
Find the miniOrange Two Factor Authentication Settings module where
you can find the all two factor methods and 2FA settings.
NOTE: If you want to use OTP over SMS or OTP over Email as a two
factor method then you need to
with miniOrange otherwise no need to create an account.
NOTE: If you want to use Google Authenticator, Microsoft
Authenticator and Security Question, in that case no need to create an
2. Configure Duo Authenticator
Select Duo authenticator as a two factor authentication method.
Select the user role for which you want to enable two factor authentication.
For this setting, go to the Advanced Settings section and update the
Now try to login using that user, after username and password authentication
the miniOrange DotNetNuke two factor authentication module enforces the user
to configure the 2FA first.
If you’ve not downloaded the duo authenticator app then please download it
and scan to QR code from the app.
After scanning the QR code, a six digit token will be generated in the duo
authenticator app, please enter this code in the below text area to
3. Test Duo Authentication on DNN Login
Login into your DotNetNuke site and test the Duo authentication method.
After successfully validating the token whenever the user tries to login
again, the user has to verify the two-factor authentication after validating
the username and password.
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and we'll help you set up DotNetNuke Two Factor Authentication (2FA), for
quick guidance (via email/meeting) on your requirement and our team will
help you to select the best suitable solution/plan as per your requirement.
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