This topic explains how to add a role and assign permissions to the role. Although Security Analytics has five pre-configured roles, you can add custom roles. For example, in addition to the pre-configured Analysts role, you can add custom roles for AnalystsEurope and AnalystsAsia.
Depending on the user role, you can set the following access permissions to access the Reporting module components (Rules, Reports, Charts, Alerts, Lists):
For a detailed list of permissions, see Role Permissions topic in the System Security and User Management Guide.
Navigate to the Roles Tab
Each of the following procedures starts on the Rolestab. Perform the following steps to navigate to the Rolestab:
In the Security Analytic menu, select Administration > Security.
The System Security panel is displayed with the Users tab highlighted.
Click the Role tab.
The Roles panel is displayed:
Add a Role and Assign Permissions
The Add Role screen is displayed:
- In the Role Info section, provide the role information for the following:
- (Optional) Description
- In the Permissions section:
- Repeat the previous step until you select all permissions to assign to the role.
- Click Saveto add the new role, which is effective immediately. You can now assign the new role to users.