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Tech Tip: CA Privileged Identity Manager Enterprise - How do we extend the (idle) timeout for the Privileged Identity Manager user web session?

  • 1.  Tech Tip: CA Privileged Identity Manager Enterprise - How do we extend the (idle) timeout for the Privileged Identity Manager user web session?

    Posted 03-01-2016 05:55 AM

    SUMMARY:

    For the Privileged Identity Manager Enterprise web interface on windows, here an example below reflecting time out for 2 hours.

     

    SOLUTION:

    1. Stop Jboss.

     

    2. Go to "C:\jboss-4.2.3.GA\server\default\deploy\IdentityMinder.ear\management_console.war\WEB-INF" and open the "web.xml" file in edit mode.

     

    3. Change the below session timeout value from 30 to 120 (The default is 30 minutes):

        <session-config>

          <!--  minutes -->

          <session-timeout>120</session-timeout>

        </session-config>

     

    4. Start JBOSS.

     

    5. Login to Privileged Identity Manager Enterprise web interface and check the timeout for the Privileged Identity Manager Enterprise user session.