When the MaxConnectionsIP limit is reached, some users won't be able to log in to the webmail or Outlook, and the following message will appear in the Security logs:
HTTP connection from IP address 192.168.x.x rejected: too many simultaneous connections (101 connections, limit 100)
The default limit is 100 per IP address. You may need a higher limit if you are using shared public IP for the Company office or having a large number of users.
Administrator (root) access to the Kerio Connect server
Multiple Email-client connections are being transferred from a single IP address.
Navigate to your Kerio MailServer folder, default paths are below:
mailserver.cfgfile, and locate the table names
service-https.Note: For other Kerio Connect services, the tables would be:
Edit the variable
MaxConnectionsIPfrom the default number to a suitable value for your environment under both tables.Note: The safe limit, according to our SaasOps/Engineering team, is 600. But the value might be smaller depending on your Company Infrastructure.
Save the changes and start Kerio Connect.
Monitor Kerio Connect Active Connections and Security logs. Ask the Kerio Connect users to confirm the Email clients' stability improved or was back to normal.