Generic Django application for safer user accounts
Generic Django application for safer user accounts.
- User can see all active sessions
- User can disable a given active session
- User can disable all active sessions
Force password change
- Administrators can require a password change for any user
- User logs in
- We connect the logic to the user_logged_in signal
- We create a new safety.models.Session instance
- User can see the list of her sessions (with IP, last activity and device information)
- User can delete a given session in the list
- We delete both the related safety.models.Session instance and related session in store
- User can delete all active sessions excepted the current one
- We proceed the same way: deleting instances and related sessions from store
- User logs out
- We connect the logic to the user_logged_out signal
- We delete the related safety.models.Session instance
Force password change
- Administrator creates a PasswordChange instance and sets required to True
- When user logs in, it will be redirected to password change form
- Until the user does not change its password, it is not authorized to go elsewhere
- User changes its password
- It is now authorized to go elsewhere
GeoIP library must be installed on your server.
On OS X with Homebrew:
brew install geoip
You also need the GeoIP databases.
For Django >= 1.9, download City and Country databases as binary (not CSV):
For Django 1.8, download City and Country legacy databases as binary (not CSV):
Create a directory wherever you want and uncompress these archives this directory. Once done, set GEOIP_PATH setting pointing to this directory:
GEOIP_PATH = '/absolute/path/to/maxmind/db/directory'
$ pip install django-safety
In your settings.py, add safety to INSTALLED_APPS:
INSTALLED_APPS = ( # Your other apps here. 'safety', )
In your urls.py, include safety.urls under safety namespace.
urlpatterns = [ # Your other URLs here. url(r'^security/', include('safety.urls', namespace='safety')), ]
Synchronize the database:
$ python manage.py migrate safety
Great. The session feature is ready.
If you want to enable the “force password change” feature, read the next.
Enabling “force password change” feature
To enable this feature, you have two choices:
- You want to protect only specific views? Use password_change_required() decorator
- You want to protect your whole application? Use PasswordChangeMiddleware middleware
The decorator works as any Django view decorator.
# # In your urls.py # from safety.decorators import password_change_required from .views import protect_me urlpatterns = [ # Other URLs here. url(r'^protect-me/$', password_change_required(protect_me)), ] # # Or in your views.py (it's up to you) # from django.shortcuts import render from safety.decorators import password_change_required @password_change_required def protect_me(request): return render(request, 'protect_me.html')
The middleware works as any Django middleware.
Add safety.middleware.PasswordChangeMiddleware middleware in your settings.py:
MIDDLEWARE_CLASSES = [ 'django.middleware.security.SecurityMiddleware', 'django.contrib.sessions.middleware.SessionMiddleware', 'django.middleware.common.CommonMiddleware', 'django.middleware.csrf.CsrfViewMiddleware', 'django.contrib.auth.middleware.AuthenticationMiddleware', 'django.contrib.auth.middleware.SessionAuthenticationMiddleware', 'django.contrib.messages.middleware.MessageMiddleware', 'django.middleware.clickjacking.XFrameOptionsMiddleware', 'safety.middleware.PasswordChangeMiddleware', ]
|SAFETY_LOGIN_REQUIRED_MIXIN_CLASS||The Python path to your own “login required” mixin class. Defaults to safety.mixins.LoginRequiredMixin.|
|SAFETY_IP_RESOLVER||The Python path to your own IP resolver callable. Defaults to safety.resolvers.remote_addr_ip.|
|SAFETY_DEVICE_RESOLVER||The Python path to your own device resolver callable. Defaults to safety.resolvers.device.|
|SAFETY_LOCATION_RESOLVER||The Python path to your own location resolver callable. Defaults to safety.resolvers.location.|
# Install pip and virtualenv $ sudo easy_install pip $ sudo pip install virtualenv # Clone repository $ git clone https://github.com/ulule/django-safety.git # Setup your development environment $ cd django-safety $ make devenv $ source .venv/bin/activate # Download GeoIP databases $ make geoip # Launch test suite $ make test # Launch test suite with tox to check compatibility $ tox # Run the example project (default user username is "johndoe") $ make example-migrate $ make example-user $ make example-serve
- Create an issue (before submitting pull requests)
- Submit your bug or feature request
- You want to fix or code it yourself? Great! Fork the project
- Create a branch, always add tests and make sure they all pass with tox
- Submit a pull request
- python 2.7: Django 1.8, 1.9
- Python 3.4: Django 1.8, 1.9
- Python 3.5: Django 1.8, 1.9