Adds an additional physical layer of security to your community through the use of Key Features
- Supports both ACP and frontend logins for extra security. Frontend logins can be optionally disabled.
- Use the free Yubico validation service or your own self-hosted service.
- Allow end users to provision their own YubiKeys or restrict adding and removing to admin users.
- Users can report their key lost or damaged and reset it using email validation.
- Fully compatible with the mobile skin*
*Physical device restrictions may apply. For most mobile applications a USB to micro USB adapter will be required.Installation
To install the YubiKey addon, please do the following:
- Upload all the files contained in the "upload" folder of the distribution to the root of your IP.Board installation.
- Go to your Admin CP, select the System tab, then choose Manage Hooks.
- Click install hook and then navigate to the yubikey.xml file in the package you downloaded from the IPS Marketplace.
The installation is now complete!Configuration
Once installed you will need to set up the addon with your Yubico online validation service API ID and KEY. These can be obtained from the following link; To add your API key, edit the settings in the admin control panel at;ACP > System > System Settings > System > Security & PrivacyFrom this same screen you can also define the login type you would like to use (ACP only or all areas of Support is renewable for only $10 on a six-monthly basis. With active support you will have continued access to product upgrades and support. If you choose not to renew, the YubiKey addon will continue to function as normal and you can renew at any time without penalty to regain access to upgrades.
by even when using a non secure connection.The YubiKey protects your online identity from malware and hackers at a security level that utilizes 128 bit strong key and the AES algorithm.The keys themselves are manufactured in Sweden and California with best practice security processes. The involves high-pressure moulding into plastic, making it practically impossible to tamper with.