Can I limit access to OnDemand Jira to certain ips?

I would like to limit the access of my Jira OnDemand to certain ips.

I don't see the option on the Administrator menu and only see a way that need to rewrite the url or use the firewall on the apache server.

Please let me know the steps to appli this limit on my OnDemand Jira.


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You can't. Jira doesn't support this in any way. As you've already said, you have to do it in Apache or Firewall. I suspect you can write custom code around the user handling in Jira (or rather, Crowd) too, but it wouldn't be pretty.

For OnDemand, I don't know if Atlassian would support this request and modify their Apache/Firewall - you could raise the support call with them to ask. I really don't think they'll let you apply patches to the core of Jira/Crowd to do it though.

(There's also a strong point for not bothering with security by IP because it's a doddle to spoof IP addresses and hence waltz straight through your supposed security, but that's not a discussion for here)

That's right, we don't support this.

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