Configure MFA in AWS IAM
In this lab, you will check the MFA status for an IAM user, and then configure MFA for the same. You will then re-sync and rotate an MFA device for an IAM user. At the end of this lab, you'll feel comfortable working with MFA in IAM.
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Check MFA Status for a User
Check the status of MFA for a user.
Enable Virtual MFA for an IAM User
Configure MFA for an IAM user, and then try to log in as an IAM user with MFA enabled.
Resynchronize a Virtual MFA Device for a User
Resynchronize a virtual MFA device for an IAM user.
Rotate or Replace the Virtual MFA Device for a User Using AWS Console
Rotate or replace the Virtual MFA device for a user.
Provided environment for hands-on practice
We will provide the credentials and environment necessary for you to practice right within your browser.
Follow along with the author’s guided walkthrough and build something new in your provided environment!
Did you know?
On average, you retain 75% more of your learning if you get time for practice.
- A compatible MFA app on your mobile phone, such as Authy or Google Authenticator