MFA for the Admin Console

Super admins can enable mandatory mulitfactor authentication (MFA) for all admins who access the Okta Admin Console.

HealthInsight task recommendation

Okta recommends Enable MFA for the Okta Admin Console.
Security impact Critical
End-user impact None

Enable MFA for the Admin Console

  1. In the Admin Console, go to ApplicationsApplications.
  2. Open the OktaAdmin Console app.
  3. Click the Sign On tab. For the Admin App Policy, click the Edit rule icon.
  4. Ensure that the Disable rule checkbox isn't selected. Selecting this checkbox disables MFA for admins.

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Enable MFA for the Admin Console