MFA

WHAT ARE WE DOING? By Apr. 30, the lab will require multifactor authentication (MFA) to access your Fermilab email account from offsite. You can read more about MFA for email in this Fermilab at Work article. Here is the schedule of the rollout (each group should watch for email from the Service Desk prior to this date): March 17 – CCD and OCIO March 24: SCD March 31: PPD, ND, LBNF Apr. 7: AD, APS-TD, PIPII Apr. 14: COO, CPO,…

Microsoft will deprecate the use of IMAP soon — likely, around October 2020. Because the IMAP protocol does not work with multifactor authentication (MFA), Fermilab will be disabling the use of IMAP offsite/via VPN a few months earlier, on March 24, 2020.   WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU? While onsite at Fermilab, IMAP will continue to work until approximately October 2020, when Microsoft deprecates IMAP. Note that IMAP access over VPN will also be disabled. After March 24, IMAP…

Beginning Apr. 30, the lab will require multifactor authentication (MFA) to access your Fermilab email account from offsite.  You can read more about MFA for email in this Fermilab at Work article. The MFA at Fermilab website (on-site/VPN access only) has more detailed FAQs. Check back for updates. If you have any questions, please email mfa-questions@fnal.gov.