Prevent unauthorized account access with Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA).

As the world’s most trusted enterprise cloud, we know it’s important to keep your Salesforce account and data secure. Multi-factor authentication adds an extra layer of protection against common threats like phishing attacks, credential stuffing, and account takeovers. Implementing MFA is one of the most effective ways your company can increase the security of your Salesforce data. Implementing MFA for products built on the Salesforce Platform is one of the most effective ways your company can increase the security of your Salesforce data.
 

Enable fast, secure, frictionless login experiences.

Salesforce offers simple, innovative MFA solutions that provide a balance between strong security and user convenience. We support several types of strong verification methods to satisfy all of your business and user requirements, including the Salesforce Authenticator mobile app, third-party time-based one-time passcode (TOTP) authenticator apps, and WebAuthn and U2F-compliant security keys.
 
 

Free yourself from passwords with Lightning Login.

Passwords are often the weakest link when securing users’ accounts, and it can be painful dealing with forgotten passwords and locked-out accounts. With Lightning Login, you can log in to your Salesforce account without having to type in a password. Just click your username and tap to approve the login with Salesforce Authenticator and the added security of your thumbprint. Lightning Login is fast, convenient, and minimizes the complexities and security risks associated with passwords.
 

We’re here to help with the Multi-Factor Authentication Assistant.

The Multi-Factor Authentication Assistant is your central hub for delivering MFA to your users. The Assistant guides you through a recommended process for a successful rollout — from evaluating requirements and planning your project to implementing MFA, launching it to users, and driving adoption.

An admin's quick guide for understanding and implementing MFA.

See how to get ready for MFA and rolling it out to your Salesforce users.