Knowledge Base

Introduction to Brute–force Login Security Master

The Brute Force Login Security Master extension of Joforce provides extra layer security to access your CRM data. It protects your data by including a stronger password, allows users to authenticate with unique verification code to log in to CRM, and blocks the user for minutes when trying to attempt a bad login. This extension greatly secures your data from attackers or crackers and ensures only trusted employees can access the CRM.

Module Installation #

Install the ‘SecurityMaster’ in JoforceCRM by undergoing the steps below.

  • Navigate to User Profile → Settings → Modules.
  • Select Import Module from Zip button and then click Select from My Computer button.
  • Upload the package you downloaded from our website. Make sure to enable the ‘accept with disclaimer and would like to proceed’ checkbox.
  • Select Import then check the ‘accept license agreement’ checkbox.
  • Click Import Now to start importing the module inside Joforce.

Configuration #

Follow the steps below to display the blocked to login alert on Joforce Welcome screen.

  • In your Joforce root directory, locate the Login.tpl file in ‘layouts/modules/Users/’ folder.
  • Rename the ‘Login.tpl’ file as ‘Login.Default.tpl’.
  • Move to ‘/layouts/modules/Settings/SecurityMaster/’ folder.
  • Select Login.tpl file and copy it.
  • Now paste the file in the ‘/layouts/modules/Users’ folder.
  • If you disable the ‘SecurityMaster’ module, remove the ‘Login.tpl’ file in the Users folder and rename the ‘Login.Default.tpl’ file to ‘Login.tpl’.