Two-factor authentication is a system where two different methods are used to authenticate users. Using two-factors as opposed to one delivers a higher level of authentication assurance.
You can send One Time Password to users in order to authenticate to Checkpoint Firewalls via the TeleMessage HTTP API:
Users who successfully complete the first-phase authentication can be challenged to provide an additional credential: a DynamicID One Time Password (OTP). The OTP is sent to their mobile communications device (such as a mobile phone) via SMS or directly to their email account.
In this instance, TeleMessage is the SMS Provider that sends the SMS with a Dynamic ID One Time Password (OTP):
In order to connect DynamicID with TeleMessage, you would need:
- A URL in the format specified by TeleMessage such as https://secure.telemessage.com/jsp/receiveSMS.jsp?userid=$USERNAME&password=$PASSWORD&to=$PHONE&text=$MESSAGE
- Account credentials:
- API ID
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