Setting Console User Permissions

If you have Admin permission for Endpoint Protection, you can edit the following permissions for other Management Portal users:

To set portal user permissions:

  1. Click the Down arrow next to your login ID, then select Manage Users.

  1. Locate the row for the user you want to edit, then click that user's Edit icon.

    The Edit icon displays at the far right.

    The User Details panel displays.

  1. Click the Access & Permissions tab to see the list of Endpoint Protection functions and their associated access permissions.

  2. Assign access permissions for this user, as described in the following table.

    OPTION DESCRIPTION

    Groups

    • Create & Edit — Define and modify groups of endpoints.
    • Deactivate/Reactivate Endpoints — Deactivate and reactivate endpoints from the Management Portal. For more information, see Deactivating Endpoints.
    • Assign Endpoints to Groups — Allows the portal user to move one or more endpoints from one group to another.

    For more information, see Organizing Endpoints Into Groups.

    Policies

    • Create & Edit — Define, delete, rename, copy, and export policies.
    • Assign Policies to Endpoints — Associate a policy with an endpoint or group of endpoints.

    For more information, see Implementing Policies.

    Overrides

    • MD5 — Override how a file is detected by entering the MD5 value of a file. MD5 (Message-Digest algorithm 5) is a cryptographic hash function that acts like a fingerprint to uniquely identify a file.
    • Determination Capability — Specify overrides based on these settings:
      • Good — Allow files containing the specified MD5 value.
      • Bad — Block files containing the specified MD5 value. When a scan encounters this file, it flags it and requests action from the SecureAnywhere user.
      • Good & Bad — Allow either Good or Bad.

    For more information, see Implementing Overrides.

    Commands

    • None — Do not allow this user to send commands to endpoints.
    • Simple — Access to the Agent and Clear Data commands, and view commands for selected endpoints.
    • Advanced — Access to Agent, Clear Data, Keycode, Power & User Access, Antimalware Tools, Files & Processes commands, and view commands for selected endpoints.
    • Expert — Access all commands, including Expert Advanced options.

    For more information, see Issuing Commands to Endpoints.

    Alerts

    Create & Edit — Configure instant or scheduled alerts for endpoint activity.

    For more information, see Implementing Alerts.

  1. When you're done, click the Save Access & Permissions button.