Can't login with two factor authentication.

Bug #1525120 reported by Aji Nurul Yakin
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This bug affects 14 people
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Bug Description

Hi, I have an email account and I activate the second factor authentication, when I wanna connect to it, Message:

Unable to validate:
 - Username or password incorrect.

always shown. Seems that second factor authentication is not handled yet.

description: updated
affects: maya → geary
affects: geary → pantheon-mail
Daniel Fore (danrabbit)
Changed in pantheon-mail:
status: New → Confirmed
Zisu Andrei (matzipan)
summary: - Can't loggin with second factor authentication.
+ Can't login with two factor authentication.
Revision history for this message
Michael (6-michael-z) wrote :

Google provides application passwords for this purpose

https://security.google.com/settings/security/apppasswords

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Sean Seago (speedkreature) wrote :

App Passwords do not work for this. Google (for example) requires you to "Enable less secure applications" which effectively disables 2FA.

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