Reporting: Set Access Control for an Alert

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This topic provides instructions on how to set access control for an alert. 


Make sure that:

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


Perform the following steps to set access permissions for an alert:

  1. In the Security Analytics menu, click Administration Reports.
    The Manage tab is displayed.
  2. Click Alerts.
    The Alert view is displayed.
  3. In the Alert List panel, select an alert.
  4. Click list_options_button.png > Permissions.
    The Alert Permissions dialog box is displayed.
  5. Based on the user role, select the appropriate buttons.
  6. (Optional) Select the checkbox if you want to automatically provide read access permission to dependent rules.

Note: On selecting the check box, all dependent rules with No access permission will be given READ access permission.

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