There are many great ways to protect your website with 2 factor authentication, however some methods are easier than others. SMS and mobile authentication apps are great however from an accessibility perspective these can be difficult for certain users to setup and actually use. Email is the perfect choice to help protect your WordPress login for a versatile user base. With Email 2 Factor Authentication for WordPress you can easily protect WordPress for particular user roles and tinker with a range of settings like the amount of time before the security code expires and the length of the code. You can even lock out a user if they have too many failed login attempts. You can improve the delivery of emails by hooking up your SMTP email server via the plugin settings so users will always receive your 2 factor authentication codes. Please see the below screenshot for the available plugin settings:
2 factor email authentication can also be turned off for individual users from the user edit page as shown below:
Once the plugin is setup, users will now see an additional input field on the login page which needs to be filled in before they can login to WordPress as shown below:
Email 2 Factor Authentication for WordPress is easy to use and setup and can quickly provide added security to WordPress. Email 2 Factor Authentication for WordPress is developed by Northern Beaches Websites, a leading WordPress plugin development firm with plugins used by over 20,000 users. You can be sure that our plugins are well coded and come with comprehensive and quick support. Our plugin is also fully translatable. We are keen to hear your feedback and suggestions so we can constantly improve Email 2 Factor Authentication for WordPress! If you have any pre-sales questions please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Protect your website quickly and easily at an affordable price!
Email 2 Factor Authentication for WordPress provides a simple but powerful way to protect your WordPress website without the hassle for SMS and mobile apps! Email 2 Factor Authentication for WordPress includes free updates for 1 year and the plugin can be renewed for continual updates if necessary.