2FA as a mandatory measure for your account security
In order to secure your account, we use two-factor authentication (2FA) as an added precaution to validate your identity.
What is Two Factor Authentication (2FA)?
Two-factor authentication (2FA) refers to an authentication tool with dynamic passwords. With 2FA linked, the 6-digit verification code will on the mobile phone and it must be entered for corresponding operations. The operations, if authenticated, may proceed, providing better security and safeguards to your account(s) and funds.
We recommend the following steps to set up your 2FA:
1. Install two-factor authentication (2FA) app
Download LastPass Authenticator or Authy app on your mobile device.
- Download Links for LastPass Authenticator:
IOS App Store: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/lastpass-authenticator/id1079110004
Android App Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lastpass.authenticator&hl=en
- Download Link for Authy:
For smoother setup, please have your laptop ready to sign up and mobile device for 2FA App.
2. Sign up on genesisblockotc.com
When setting up your Genesis Block OTC Portal account you’ll be asked to scan the QR code to obtain the 2FA credentials in your app.
3. Passcode/2FA setup
Press "Add New Account", select "Scan barcode". Scan the QR Code with the authenticator app.
*If you are unable to scan, please click "Trouble scanning?" on OTC portal to obtain a manual code/security key, then copy and paste into your Authenticator app.
Your 2FA credentials (Passcode) for your portal account should be saved as below:
4. Insert passcode
Please insert your 6-digit number from the app into Portal passcode to complete your 2FA setup. Noted that this 6-digit number will change every 30 seconds.
5. You are all set!
Next time while you login, you’ll be asked to enter your 2FA code - so do not delete the app. 😉
Should you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us:
Website Chat: www.genesisblockhk.com (Click chat bubble at the right bottom corner)
Phone: (+852) 3996 9561
Address: 1/F, 269 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Entrance on Stewart Road)