2020 Jun | Volume 182

Your Voices on 2-factor Authentication to Be Implemented for ALL Staff & Students

In view of the rise of cyberattacks, the University is planning to implement 2-factor authentication (2FA) among all staff and students phase by phase. Protections are on applications including CUHK / SSL VPN, Office 365 Services (CUHK Mail, OneDrive, SharePointetc) and more.  

There are two rollout schedules proposed while more student, college, department & faculty representatives* opt for “Tentative Schedule 1” during ITSC consultation with them. 

Users​ 

Tentative Schedule 1 

Tentative Schedule 2 

Students​ 

Oct 2020 

Feb 2021 

Staff​ 

Mar 2021​ 

Jul 2021 

 

*ITSC consultation with student, college, department & faculty representatives are via ITSC Student User Consultation Committee Meeting, IT Coordinator Group Meeting and College Liaison Meeting in May 2020. 



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