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#23385 Which Yubikey I have to use for Joomla?

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acvmultimedia
 Hello,

I want to use your plugin but I don´t know what Yubykey I have to buy https://www.yubico.com/products/yubikey-hardware/

Can you help me please?

nicholas
Akeeba Staff
Manager
Hello,

You can use our plugin and Joomla!'s built-in Two Factor Authentication with YubiKey Standard, Nano, Edge, Edge-N, Neo and Neo-N. These plugins require the "one time password" feature available in these YubiKeys.

If you are going to use our U2F plugin you need to buy a YubiKey Edge, Edge-N, Neo, Neo-N or FIDO U2F Special Security Key. The U2F (Universal Second Factor) plugin works with the FIDO U2F feature of these keys.

Your safest bet:
- If you only want to use YubiKey with desktops, laptops or iOS devices buy a YubiKey Edge.
- If you want to use YubiKey with Android buy a YubiKey Neo

I am using a YubiKey Neo as my main authentication device and have a couple of YubiKey Standard units set up as my backup authentication devices.

Nicholas K. Dionysopoulos

Lead Developer and Director

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acvmultimedia
Thank you Nicholas!!!

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