Oct 27th, 2021
Posted on Oct 12, 2021 Tools & Tips
Now during login, the user can be prompted to authenticate with this built-in authenticator.
Over the past few years, most of us have come to realize the convenience of biometric authentication such as facial recognition and touch ID. Think about how much easier it is than remembering all your passwords.
Based on the FIDO2 Web Authentication Platform standard, these authenticators are highly secure. Biometric data is private and never leaves your device.
As an Admin:
To allow users to verify identity with built-in biometric authenticator:
As a User:
These instructions and more are available here: https://help.salesforce.com/s/articleView?id=sf.register_built_in_authenticator.htm&type=5
Where does this Change apply?
This change applies to Salesforce Classic and Lightning and is available in Essentials, Contact Manager, Database.com, Developer, Enterprise, Group, Performance, Professional and Unlimited Editions.
Author: Grant Ongstad, Senior Salesforce Consultant
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