Enabling two factor authentication for GitLab with a MIRkey security key
Last updated April 18, 2019
From a security perspective, using a security key rather than a TOTP code generated by an Authenticator App (aka “2FA”) is
a step up. While a TOTP code may be intercepted as part of a phishing attack, this is not possible with a security key
In this how-to we will show you how to enable the MIRkey security key as a second factor for GitLab.