AUTHENTICATOR

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

MailChimp google authenticator two step verification

Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) is easy to integrate with MailChimp 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 MailChimp on this page.

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

Step 1

Log into your MailChimp account. On the left hand side, choose ‘Account Settings’.

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Step 2

Under ‘Account settings’ choose ‘Users & account details’.

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Step 3

To secure your MailChimp account with an authenticator, you will need to route through MailChimp’s ‘AlterEgo’ service. Please choose ‘I’d Like To Use AlterEgo’ and setup an account with them.

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Step 4

If you have setup an account with AlterEgo, MailChimp will ask you to authorize access between the acconuts. Choose ‘Allow’ here.

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Step 5

All set! Great job. Enjoy being more secure.

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Google Authenticator and SAASPASS Authenticator

The key differences between Google Authenticator and SAASPASS Authenticator:

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