AUTHENTICATOR

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

Cisco Meraki google authenticator two step verification

Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) is easy to integrate with Cisco Meraki 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 Cisco Merakion this page.

two factor authentication for iPhone

The steps for pairing SAASPASS Authenticator with Cisco Merakiare shown below:

Step 1

Log into Cisco Meraki. In the upper right hand corner, click the ' my profile'.

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Step 2

Choose mobile device (at the bottom of the page), to set up offline access for Two-factor authentication (iPhone).

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Step 3

Instead of Google Authenticator you will use SAASPASS Authenticator. Open your SAASPASS app, choose ‘Authenticator’, ‘Scan Barcode’, and scan the second barcode on the screen.

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Step 4

On the app 'Choose Authenticator', "Cisco Meraki" from the list.Then enter the code produced by SAASPASS, and click 'Verify'.

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Step 5

Then click on 'Continue'.

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Google Authenticator and SAASPASS Authenticator

The key differences between Google Authenticator and SAASPASS Authenticator:

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