The Barracuda Cloud Control team is pleased to announce that multi-factor authentication is now available as an option in BCC.
Barracuda Cloud Control is the management interface that allows you to manage your Barracuda infrastructure from a single browser window. Remember, Barracuda Cloud Control is your management interface for Barracuda Backup, Barracuda Web Security, Barracuda Email Security Service, and Barracuda Appliance Control. With multi-factor authentication available as an option, administrators can increase the security on BCC and the Barracuda infrastructure.
Let's talk about multi-factor authentication for a bit. Multi-factor authentication is known by a handful of common names, such as MFA, two-factor authentication, two-step verification, 2FA, and so on. It's a process that adds an additional layer of security on top of the normal user name & password set of credentials. Multi-factor authentication usually requires two or more of the following: