Limit the number of open sessions per users
The sole purpose of this plugin is to limit the number of sessions an user may have.
By default any older session of the currently logged in user is deleted. This
adds a certain level of security to prevent session hijacking attacks where the
same user is accessing the system at the same time from a different location.
You do not need to install anything in the browser to use this extension. The following instructions are for the administrator who installs the extension on the server.
Open configure, and open the "Extensions" section. "Extensions Operation and Maintenance" Tab -> "Install, Update or Remove extensions" Tab. Click the "Search for Extensions" button.
Enter part of the extension name or description and press search. Select the desired extension(s) and click install. If an extension is already installed, it will not
show up in the
You can also install from the shell by running the extension installer as the web server user: (Be sure to run as the webserver user, not as root!)
perl tools/extension_installer <NameOfExtension> install
If you have any problems, or if the extension isn't available in
, then you can still install manually from the command-line. See https://foswiki.org/Support/ManuallyInstallingExtensions
for more help.
| 26 Oct 2020
|| don't limit sessions of the webdav connector
| 07 Nov 2019
|| initial release