TecMFA: Desktop MFA for Mac

Enforce two-factor authentication based on Okta policies.
Self-Service Password Recovery.

Supported Factors

In the online scenario, the user’s Desktop/laptop is connected to the internet and can reach Okta cloud.

After successful authentication of 1st factor (Username & password), TecMFA will present the factors configured in Okta for secondary authentication.

Only after both the factors have been verified by Okta will the user be allowed to login to their desktop/laptop.

This scenario supports the following factors in Okta:

  • Okta verify
  • SMS
  • Custom TOTP
  • Yubikey

Supported MacOS Versions

TecMFA supports the following MacOS versions:

  • Mojave
  • Catalina
Which MacOS versions does TecMFA support?
  • MacOS Mojave
  • MacOS Catalina
What are the prerequisites for deploying & testing TecMFA?

TecMFA is developed on Okta's MFA framework and leverages on the policies and factors (Okta Verify) configured in Okta. The requirements to test TecMFA are:

  • Okta tenant is configured & users can login to Okta.
  • Users are active in Okta and have enrolled in at least 1 Factor type supported by TecMFA.
  • Sign-on policy is configured in Okta for enforcing or bypassing MFA for desktop users.
Which factors does TecMFA (online) support?
  • Okta Verify
  • SMS
  • Custom TOTP
  • Yubikey