What is IP Restriction?

IP restriction let you to enforce of IP policy that enables IT admin, to restrict user access to business data only through one or more specified IP addresses only. This ensures that no business data is accessed in aunsecured, public, or unregistered IP address. 

  • Restrict a single user, a subset of users or entire organization to IP restriction policy
  • Policy-based restriction for providing strong granular control to the business 
  • Customize mapping of users over one or more IP addresses 
  • No firewall settings or local installation are required for this feature 
  • Easy to set up IP restriction policies 

To create a new policy, Navigate to Home -- Policies -- Access Control -- Web, Click on Add option & you will get below page. 

Title: Name your policy to identify it later when you want to make changes quickly. 

DescriptionShort description for helping understand the policy if more than one admin is managing the account 

Enabled: For some reason, if you want the policy to be disable for some time and re-enable it, you can check/uncheck “Enabled” option as shown above. 

Valid Always: You can decide the validity of the policy with Valid Always button. Toggling this you can say whether you want a policy for a stipulated time or a policy which is always applied 

Valid From and Valid To: If Valid Always is off, then you will have to provide the date range for which the policy needs to be applied. This way admin need not manually turn off the policy

Risk: Select the Risk factor as per your norms 

Category: Select the category as Default or App, for default option, the policy will work as it is & for App option, the specific application will get bypass. 

You can implement this policy on specific user’s or OU’s or entire domain ( all User)