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Restrict User Access to LeadSquared Using IP Whitelisting

The Restriction using IP Whitelisting setting of LeadSquared allows you restrict user access to LeadSquared using IP address. You are able to create a list of IP addresses using this setting. Only users whose IP addresses are included in this list is able to log into your LeadSquared application.

Features

  • Restrict access to your LeadSquared account using IP address
  • Restrict API access to your LeadSquared account using IP address

Prerequisite

  • You should be an Enterprise customer of the LeadSquared application
  • You should be logged into your LeadSquared application
  • You should be an administrator user of your LeadSquared account

Procedure

In this area you can view the following options:

Enable IP Restriction

If enabled Yes, this setting allows you to restrict the access using IP addresses. Only users whose IP addresses are added to the IP whitelist are able to access your LeadSquared account

Note: If you do not want IP restriction for your account, please keep the default setting of No.

Example: Consider if the IP addresses 69.89.31.226  and 98.139.180.149 is added to the IP whitelist. Only users who are using these IP addresses is able to access your LeadSquared account. Others users are blocked access to LeadSquared.

Note: Please make sure that you add your own IP address to the IP whitelist before enabling the IP restriction. Enabling IP restrictions without adding your own IP address to the whitelist blocks your own access to LeadSquared. If you enable IP restriction without adding your own IP address to the whitelist, the following pop-up box appears:

Enable IP Restrictions for API

If enabled Yes, this setting restricts the API access to your LeadSquared account using IP address. Only users whose IP addresses are added to the IP whitelist are able to access your LeadSquared account using APIs.

Note: Please make sure that you add your own IP address to the IP whitelist before enabling the IP restriction for APIs. Enabling IP restrictions without adding your own IP address to the whitelist blocks your own access to LeadSquared. If you enable IP restriction for APIs without adding your own IP address, the following pop-up box appears:

Adding IP Addresses to the Whitelist

To do this, follow the steps below:

  • From the Restrict using IP Whitelisting area, click Add IP Addresses.  The Add new IP to whitelist appears:

  • Complete the following fields:

Type – Select the required IP type from the drop-down list. You can select either IP Address or CIDR/IP from the drop-down list.

IP – Enter the required IP address which is allowed access to your LeadSquared account.

Description – Enter the required description here. Example: Name of the user

  • Click Save. The IP address is added to the IP Whitelist and the user with this address is able to access your LeadSquared account.