Reporting: Set Access Control for a Report

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This topic provides instructions on how to set access control for a report. 


Make sure that:

  • You have understood the components of the Report view. For more information, see Report View.
  • You have understood the access permissions the user will have depending on the user role. For more information, see Manage Access for a Report or Report Group.
  • You have a minimal 'Read & Write' access permission to set access permissions for a report. 


Perform the following steps to set access permissions for a report:

  1. In the Security Analytics menu, click Administration > Reports.
    The Manage tab is displayed.
  2. Click Reports.
    The Report view is displayed. 
  3. In the Report List panel, select a report.
  4. Click list_options_button.png > Permissions.
    The Reports Permissions dialog is displayed.
  1. Based on the user role, select the appropriate buttons.
  2. (Optional) Select the checkbox, if you want to provide read access permission to rules in the reports.

Note: On selecting the check box, all dependent rules are given READ access permission, provided the permissions for the report is higher compared to the permissions of the rules.

  1. Click Save.
    A confirmation message that the permission is set for the selected report is displayed.
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