We can use software based TOTP client token generator, which can run on PC instead of hardware devices to enable multi-factor authentication for all Amazon cloud services. So no need to carry another token device in your pocket.
How to enable multi factor authentication for Amazon cloud services with TOTP software OTP token generator that can run on Windows and Linux ?
MFA ( Multi-Factor authentication) is best security option to safe guard your Amazon cloud service accounts. Once you enable mfa, along with password , you need to enter one time password generated by your hardware token device.
Up to now, you need to buy hardware device separately to enable MFA from Amazon. Now Amazon allowing software based one time password generators.
But issue is most of the OTP software token generator are mobile phone based. Most of them are not PC compatible. Even Amazon site showing many TOTP software clients but none of them working with Amazon.
Here is the best freeware OTP Java based TOTP (Time-Based One-Time Password) software token generator that one can run on Windows as well as Linux.Ut is compatible with Amazon as well as Google multi-facto authentication.
In case, if you using any other PC based OTP software, please share here by leaving your comment.
Author: Rawi G
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