AUTHENTICATOR

Buffer Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) with SAASPASS Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

Buffer google authenticator two step verification

Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) is easy to integrate with Buffer by using the SAASPASS Authenticator(works with google services like gmail and dropbox etc.) and it's Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) capabilities. The SAASPASS Authenticator supports the time-based one-time password (TOTP) standards. Download the SAASPASS app and setup the SAASPASS Authenticator.

You can find additional information on activating SAASPASS Authenticator into Buffer on this page.

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The steps for pairing SAASPASS Authenticator with Buffer are shown below:

Step 1

Log into Buffer. In the upper right hand corner, click the ‘My Account’ dropdown and choose ‘Access & Password’.

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Step 2

Under ‘2-Step Login’, choose ‘Enable 2-Step Login’.

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Step 3

Verify your existing password.

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Step 4

Choose ‘Google Authenticator’. Instead of Google Authenticator, you will use SAASPASS.

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Step 5

Open your SAASPASS app, scroll down to AUTHENTICATOR, choose ‘+’, and SCAN BARCODE.

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Step 6

Confirm setup by submitting the code produced by SAASPASS.

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Google Authenticator and SAASPASS Authenticator

The key differences between Google Authenticator and SAASPASS Authenticator:

The SAASPASS Buffer Authenticator multi purpose two-factor authentication (2FA & MFA) iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch app is available for free from the Apple App Store.

The SAASPASS Buffer Authenticator multi purpose two-factor authentication (2FA & MFA) mobile Android, Android tablet & Android Wear app is available for free from the Google Play Store.