Clerk’s Two Factor Authentiction (or Multi-Factor) Authentication (MFA) add-on allows you to receive verification codes all consolidated in Slack. 2FA/MFA Use-Cases We Support
- 2FA SMS - the standard use-case where simple text-based messages are supported (Does
Physical Device Validation (
2FA Add-on Required) - This is usually required for Banks and highly sensitive websites as they do not support virtual phone numbers. By using Clerk you are able to receive verification right in Slack. For example the following companies require 2 Factor Authentication add-on:
Banks (Chase, Wells Fargo, Bank of America…)
To enable your Clerk number for two step verification by Apple please navigate to: https://appleid.apple.com
Scroll down to Security Section and click on edit.
Add a Trusted Phone Number and verify your number with
After a few moments you should receive a notification in your Slack channel.
Enter the verification code and verify it.
This is it. Your Clerk number is now set to verify your apple account. To be able to login in the future make sure to select Verify this number with
Refer to the steps below to receive the verification code in Slack and login:
If you are running into any issues or have questions please reach out to our support team at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will work with you to enable the provider.
To enable your Clerk number for two step verification by Google please navigate to: https://myaccount.google.com/security
Scroll down and select 2-Step Verification.
Add your Clerk Phone number by clicking on
How do you want to get codes? Make sure to select
Phone call and click done.
When logging into your Google account select your Clerk phone number.
Google verification code will appear inside of your Slack channel.