Sec/User Mgmt: Roles Tab

Document created by RSA Information Design and Development on Aug 29, 2018Last modified by RSA Information Design and Development on Jan 23, 2019
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This topic introduces the functions of the Admin > Security view > Roles tab.

Roles are assigned to all NetWitness Platform users. Users receive the permissions the roles allow. In the Roles tab you can create, duplicate, edit and delete a role. You can also see a list of all roles and their respective permissions.

What do you want to do?

RoleI want to ...Show me how
AdminView preconfigured rolesStep 1. Review the Preconfigured NetWitness Platform Roles
AdminCreate a new roleStep 2. (Optional) Add a Role and Assign Permissions

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Quick Look

To access this view:

  1. Go to ADMIN > Security.
    The Security view opens to the Users tab by default.
  2. Click the Roles tab.
    Security view Roles tab

The Roles tab consists of the Roles list with a toolbar at the top.

The following table describes the toolbar features.

Add icon Displays the Add Role dialog.
Delete icon Displays the Edit Role dialog.
Delete icon Displays a warning message, and asks for confirmation that you want to delete a role. 
Duplicate role icon Duplicates a role to save with a different name.


The following table describes the roles list features.

Name Displays the name of a role that can be given to a user.
Description Displays a description of the role.
Permissions Displays the permissions assigned to the role. 
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