As additional security layer, security conscious web admin uses Apache build-in Authentication directives to protect CRM web pages. Authentication directives are configured in
<Directory> section of the virtual host configuration (
httpd.conf) file or
.htaccess file in the web root directory. When
AuthType Basic setting is activated on the CRM web root directory, opening the CRM portal requires username and password as shown in the following figure.
When such protected CRM portal URL is enter into to Yathit mobile app, the app will automatically ask to enter user name and password. After that the app will confirm supported version of the SugarCRM/SuiteCRM and prompts CRM username and password as follows: