Archives for January 2018

Maximum number of allowed sessions reached. Juniper SRX

So I was working from a locked down Windows server in a remote site. And then I had issues with Edge and Internet Explorer. In the end I had used up all sessions in the Firewall. I didn’t want to wait until my sessions got diconnected. So what to do.

maximum number of allowed sessions reached

So lets fix this. First log into the firewall using SSH. Then start the CLI using the command ‘cli’.

First lets list what users are currently connected, just to make sure we know who we are kicking out.

So now we know when I managed to screw this up and from where.. but does that really help? Then we can go ahead and kick the session one by one, or all. The following options exist and can use the data from above.