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Yosemite 10.10.3 and Google 2-step Authentication
« on: April 09, 2015, 09:49:07 PM »
Since Apple updated Yosemite to accept Google's 2-step authentication, under System Preferences > Internet Accounts, when I click on one of my Google accounts, a popup displays, but it just hangs, unless I disable the web shield. I've tried adding the URL accounts.google.com under Excluded servers, but that doesn't work. So, I don't know if this is an update Avast needs to do.  :-\

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Re: Yosemite 10.10.3 and Google 2-step Authentication
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2015, 05:33:17 PM »
The issue has been addressed and will be fixed in next release. Thanks for pointing it out. Meanwhile, as a workaround you can add https://gil.apple.com to Web Shield excluded servers.

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Re: Yosemite 10.10.3 and Google 2-step Authentication
« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2015, 10:34:43 PM »
That worked! Thanks so much! I'm assuming once it's been updated I can remove the URL from exclusion?

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Re: Yosemite 10.10.3 and Google 2-step Authentication
« Reply #3 on: April 12, 2015, 01:20:00 AM »
No. The "fix" will consist exactly of adding gil.apple.com to the excluded servers ;-)