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Why Do Australian Accounts Require Two-Factor Authentication Before They Can Use The Xero Integration?


  • Can't use Xero without MFA
  • Multi-factor authentication for accounting integrations


  • Clio Manage
  • Xero

Additional Information:

For instructions on how to set up two-factor authentication, see here.



The Australian Business Software Industry Association (ABSIA) have introduced a rule that requires third-party add-on developers with connections to Australian business customers to implement a set of security protocols as outlined in the Security Standard for Add-on Marketplaces (SSAM).

In order to maintain compliance for our Australian customers, we require two-factor authentication when they use Xero. 


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