2.19.2. Licensing model

Host-based license. Balabit’s Privileged Session Management, Shell Control Box is licensed based on the number of Protected Hosts. A Protected Host is any device (for example, server, firewall, network device, virtual machine, and so on) that is accessed through the Shell Control Box. Balabit’s Privileged Session Management, Shell Control Box counts the IP addresses of the protected hosts, and permits access only to the licensed number of Protected Hosts.

Note that jump hosts and servers accessed from the jump hosts are ALL counted as Protected Hosts for licensing purposes.