The ChangeDevelopment has been carried out to tighten application access for customer that are using the Fourth Account Service to authenticate.
Release Date: 27/04/2016
Reason for the ChangeThe changes have been made in order to encourage and enforce Fourth Account customer users to login via the Fourth Account Service login rather than directly through the application.
Customers AffectedAll customers with Fourth Account Service enabled.
User Activation Email for Fourth Account CustomersOn creation of a new user, if the Fourth Account Service global setting is true for the organisation, an activation email will not be sent from the application, rather this will come from the Fourth Account Service.
Session Expiry for Fourth Account UsersOn session expiry, if the user has been provisioned in the Fourth Account Service, on session expiry the user will not be routed to the application login screen, rather they will receive the following message:
Fig 1 – Session Expiry Message
Login for Fourth Account UsersWhere a user is identified as a Fourth Account user, login through the main application login screen will not be permitted. The user will receive the following message if attempted:
Fig 2 – User Error Message