Two-Factor Devices Overview

Below is a list of devices that can be used with 2FA at UConn. Click on the type of device you wish to add to 2FA for detailed instructions.

 

Device Authentication notification options Platforms supported
Mobile phone, smartphones Duo Mobile push notification

Duo Mobile passcode

SMS text message

Phone call

iOS

Android

Windows Mobile

Mobile phone, basic cell phone SMS text message

Phone call

Mobile phones with SMS text messaging capability
Tablet Duo Mobile push notification

Dub Mobile passcode

iOS

Android

Landline Phone call All
Hardware Token Passcode N/A

Duo Mobile is an authentication app that works with Duo Security‚Äôs two-factor authentication service. Once installed from the app store, the app will send a “push notification” to your smartphone or tablet that allows you to authenticate with one tap.