Workspace ONE Access FIDO2 integration

As of this month (Feb 2021) All Workspace ONE Access SaaS tenants, now supports FIDO2 as an authentication method. So, I thought i’d put together a short video showing how easy it is to configure it and some different device types using the solution.

For all my demos i used a Yubikey5NFC. It’s a pretty cool token that works using standard USB or NFC –

These are a list of the supported authenticators at time or launch

Here is a link to my video, showing how to confiure FIDO2 authentication and some examples of it in use across a range of devices.

VMware announce Verify 2FA

Up until now if you wanted two factor authentication with VMware you used a radius integration partner such as RSA or Swivel to name but two, but now you have a new option. VMware has now included it’s own 2FA within its Identity Manager product for free.

With Verify you can generate a token to be sent to your mobile device if you are online, and an app is available to generate tokens if you are offline. Currently it’s available on iOS and Android with Chrome app for Windows coming soon.

Here’s the VMware blog with a full summary and screenshots