DUO Security Two-Factor Authentication

DUO Security Two-Factor Authentication is used to protect your account, even if your password is stolen. It will be deployed over time to users of sensitive systems at Stony Brook University.

What is the Purpose of DUO Security?

Two-factor authentication is used to protect your account, even if your password is stolen. It will be deployed over time to users of sensitive systems at Stony Brook University. 

Authentication

After entering your password into a system that is protected by DUO, it will ask you to authenticate using a device such as a mobile phone or landline.

Protection

Two-factor can be used to protect any type of account, but the implementation is going to be gradual. 

Using DUO Security Two-Factor Authentication

Systems Protected By DUO

DUO will challenge users during the login process if they are defined as a DUO user and the service is protected by DUO. 

DUO Protected Systems (as of Aug. 17, 2015)
Citrix VPN 
RDP Gateway Connections

Signing Up for DUO Security

If you use a system protected by DUO and have not yet registered, you will be sent a unique enrollment link or be set up by a DUO administrator. 

 

Activating DUO Mobile

Learn how to set up DUO mobile on your smart phone.

Additional Information


There are no additional resources available for this service.

Please Contact


Information Security Team