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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

Profiles tab (partitions)

The Profiles tab lists the profiles associated with this partition. For more information, see About partition profiles.

Click  Create Profile from the details toolbar to add a profile to the selected partition.

Navigation: Administrative Tools | Partitions | Profiles tab.

Table 98: Partitions: Profiles tab properties
Property Description

Password management profile name.

Default "Default" displays in this column for the default profile. For more information, see Setting a default partition profile.
Description Information about the selected profile.

Use these buttons on the details toolbar to manage your partitions profiles.

Table 99: Partitions: Profiles tab toolbar
Option Description

Create Profile

Add a profile to the selected partition. For more information, see Creating a partition profile.

Deleted Selected

Remove the selected partition profile.

If you delete a profile, Safeguard for Privileged Passwords reassigns all assets and accounts to the default profile.


Update the list of partition profiles.

Edit Profile

Modify the selected partition profile. For more information, see Modifying a partition profile.

Set as Default

Set the selected profile as the default partition profile. For more information, see Setting a default partition profile.


View additional details about the selected partition profile.


To locate a specific partition profile or set of profiles in this list, enter the character string to be used to search for a match. For more information, see Search box.

History tab (partitions)

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

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 100: Partitions: 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 partition.

The type of operation made to the selected partition:

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

NOTE: A membership operation indicates a "relationship" change with a related or parent object such as a delegated administrator was added or removed from the selected partition.

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 partition 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 101: 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 partitions

Use the controls and tabbed pages on the Partitions page to perform the following tasks to manage partitions:

Adding a partition

It is the responsibility of the Asset Administrator to add partitions to Safeguard for Privileged Passwords. When you create a new partition, Safeguard for Privileged Passwords creates a corresponding default profile with default schedules and rules. For more information, see Setting a default partition profile.

To add a partition

  1. Navigate to Administrative Tools | Partitions.
  2. Click  Add Partition from the toolbar.
  3. In the Partition dialog, enter the following information:
    1. Name: Enter a unique name for the partition.

      Limit: 50 characters

    2. Description: (Optional) Enter information about this partition.

      Limit: 255 characters

    3. Delegated Owner: (Optional) Browse to select one or more users to manage the assets and accounts in this partition.

      You can use the Clear icon to remove an individual delegated owner from this list or right-click and select Remove All to clear all of the delegated owners from the list.

      By default, an Asset Administrator can manage all partitions; however, you can delegate partition management to a user with no administrator permissions.

When you create a new partition, Safeguard for Privileged Passwords creates a corresponding default partition profile with default schedules and rules. You can:

Related Topics

Adding assets to a partition

Assigning an asset to a partition

Removing assets from a partition

Modifying a partition

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