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Multi factor auth (MFA) web UI prompts should not have history enabled.

All the prompts for MFA codes store previous results, which is useless and gets in the way, since there is almost no chance that you will ever re-use the same code. Please disable this, so that the UI stops making suggesting and showing previous results.


In theory, it is also a security risk, although the likely hood of that actually being exploited are likely very low.

  • Sean Kane
  • Aug 9 2019
  • Needs review
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    GILLY DEKEL commented
    11 Aug 17:49

    Is this in references to MFA for the platform or with the App ID service ?

  • Sean Kane commented
    12 Aug 18:22

    MFA for IBM cloud (, Softlayer ( and likely Bluemix ( A picture has been attached showing the issue on the IBM Cloud login screen.

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