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One Identity Safeguard for Privileged Passwords 2.9 - Administration Guide

Introduction System requirements Using the virtual appliance and web management console Installing the desktop client Setting up Safeguard for Privileged Passwords for the first time The console Navigation pane Privileged access requests Toolbox Accounts Account Groups Assets Asset Groups Discovery Entitlements Partitions Settings
Access Request settings Appliance settings Asset Management settings Backup and Retention settings Certificate settings Cluster settings External Integration settings Messaging settings Profile settings Safeguard Access settings Sessions settings
Users User Groups Disaster recovery and clusters Administrator permissions Preparing systems for management Troubleshooting Frequently asked questions Appendix A: Safeguard ports Appendix B: SPP 2.7 or later migration guidance Appendix C: SPP and SPS join guidance Appendix D: Historical changes by release Glossary

History tab (asset group)

The History tab allows you to view or export the details of each operation that has affected the selected asset group.

The top of the History tab contains the following information:

  • Items: Total number of entries in the history log.
  • Refresh: Update the list displayed.
  • Export: Export the data to a .csv file.
  • Search: For more information, see Search box.

  • Time Frame: By default the history details are displayed for the last 24 hours. Click one of the time intervals at the top of the grid to display history details for a different time frame. If the display does not refresh after selecting a different time interval, click Refresh.
Table 59: Asset Groups: History tab properties
Property Description
Date/Time The date and time of the event.
User The display name of the user that triggered the event.
Source IP The network DNS name or IP address of the managed system that triggered the event.
Object Name The name of the selected asset group.
Event

The type of operation made to the selected account group:

  • Create
  • Delete
  • Update
  • Add Membership
  • Remove Membership

NOTE: A membership operation indicates a "relationship" change with a related or parent object such as the selected asset group was added or removed from the membership of a policy, or an asset was added or removed from the membership of the selected asset group.

Related Object The name of the related object.
Related Object Type The type of the related object.
Parent The name of the object to which the selected asset group is a child.
Parent Object Type The parent object type.

Select an event to display this additional information for some types of events (for example, create and update events).

Table 60: Additional History tab properties
Property Description
Property The property that was updated.
Old Value The value of the property before it was updated.
New Value The new value of the property.

Managing asset groups

Use the controls and tabbed pages in the Asset Groups view to perform the following tasks to manage Safeguard for Privileged Passwords asset groups:

Adding an asset group

It is the responsibility of the Security Policy Administrator to add asset groups to Safeguard for Privileged Passwords.

Use the Asset Groups view to add new asset groups to Safeguard for Privileged Passwords.

Only the assets that support session management can be added to asset groups and dynamic asset groups. Assets that do not support session management include but may not be limited to Directory assets. When you create the asset, the Management tab has an Enable Session Request check box if sessions is supported. For more information, see Supported platforms.This section lists SPP and SPS support by platform.

To add an asset group

  1. Navigate to Administrative Tools | Asset Groups.
  2. Click  Add Asset Group from the toolbar.
  3. In the Asset Group dialog, enter the following information: 
    1. Name: Enter a unique name for the asset group.

      Limit: 50 characters

    2. Description: (Optional) Enter descriptive text about this asset group.

      Limit: 255 characters

  4. Click Add Asset Group.

Adding a dynamic asset group

It is the responsibility of the Security Policy Administrator to add asset groups to Safeguard for Privileged Passwords.

Only the assets that support session management can be added to asset groups and dynamic asset groups. Assets that do not support session management include but may not be limited to Directory assets. When you create the asset, the Management tab has an Enable Session Request check box if sessions is supported. For more information, see Supported platforms.This section lists SPP and SPS support by platform.

To add a dynamic asset group

  1. Navigate to Administrative Tools | Asset Groups.
  2. From Asset Groups, click  Add | Add Dynamic Asset Group from the toolbar.
  3. In the Dynamic Asset Group dialog, provide information in each of the tabs:

    General tab (add dynamic account group)

    Where you add general information about the dynamic asset group.

    Account Rules tab (add dynamic account group)

    Where you define the rules to be used to identify what assets are to be included in the dynamic asset group.

    Summary tab (add dynamic account group) Where you review the rules defined for adding assets to this dynamic asset group, and where you save your selections and create the dynamic asset group.

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