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 ====== Two factor authentication for CMS admin page ====== ====== Two factor authentication for CMS admin page ======
  
-You can create Two factor authentication ​to your CMS admin log on page by adding a lock screen before the login page. This way if you go to your /wp-admin (wordpress) or /​administrator (Joomla) page you will be presented with a lock screen were you enter a user name and password. ​Plese have in mind locking the /wp-admin folder might create problems for some plugins+You can create Two factor authentication ​for the CMS admin login page by adding a lock screen before the login page. This way if you go to your /wp-admin (wordpress*) or /​administrator (Joomla) page you will be presented with a lock screen were you enter a user name and password. ​
  
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-This will make it especiali difficult for robots to to hakk your CMS login since they can't figure out the first layer of authencication+This will make it especiali difficult for robots to "​hack" ​your CMS login since they can't figure out the first layer of authentication
  
 **But how is this done?** \\ **But how is this done?** \\
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 There you click on "​choose folder"​ you want to place a lock on following by a user which will be associated with the lock (along with his password). In this case "​orwell.is"​. You can create more users for other areas and there is no limit to what could be locked. You could for example lock a photo area. There you click on "​choose folder"​ you want to place a lock on following by a user which will be associated with the lock (along with his password). In this case "​orwell.is"​. You can create more users for other areas and there is no limit to what could be locked. You could for example lock a photo area.
  
- +*Please have in mind locking the /wp-admin folder can in some instances create problems since legitimate plugins or functions might be accessing the wp-folder.