One Identity Safeguard 2.5 - Administration Guide

Introduction System requirements Installing the One Identity Safeguard for Privileged Passwords desktop client Setting up Safeguard for Privileged Passwords for the first time Getting acquainted with the console Privileged access requests Toolbox Accounts Account Groups Assets Asset Groups Directories 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 Access settings Sessions settings
Users User Groups Disaster recovery and clusters Administrator permissions Preparing systems for management Troubleshooting Frequently asked questions
How do I access the API How do I audit transaction activity How do I configure external federation authentication How do I manage accounts on unsupported platforms How do I modify the appliance configuration settings How do I prevent Safeguard for Privileged Passwords messages when making RDP connections How do I see which assets and/or accounts are governed by a profile How do I set the appliance system time How do I setup discovery jobs How do Safeguard for Privileged Passwords database servers use SSL What are the access request states What do I do when an appliance goes into quarantine What is required for One Identity Safeguard for Privileged Passwords, embedded sessions module What is required to integrate with Starling Identity Analytics & Risk Intelligence What needs to be set up to use Application to Application What role-based email notifications are generated by default When does the rules engine run for dynamic grouping and tagging Why did the password change during an open request Why join Safeguard for Privileged Passwords to One Identity Starling
Safeguard Desktop Player Appendix: Safeguard ports

History tab

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

The History tab contains the following information:

  • Items: Total number of entries in the history log.
  • 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 43: Account 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 account 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 account group was added or removed from the membership of a policy, or an account was added or removed from the membership of the selected account 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 account 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 44: 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 account groups

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

Adding an account group

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

To add an account group

  1. Navigate to Administrative Tools | Account Groups.
  2. Click  Add | Account Group from the toolbar.
  3. In the Account Group dialog, enter the following information:

    • Name: Enter a unique name for the account group.

      Limit: 50 characters

    • Description: (Optional) Enter information about this account group.

      Limit: 255 characters

Adding a dynamic account group

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

Dynamic account groups are associated with rules engines that run when pertinent objects are created or changed. For example:

  • Whenever you add or change an asset account, all applicable rules are reevaluated against that asset account.
  • Whenever you change an asset account rule, the rule is reevaluated against all asset accounts within the scope of that rule. That is, against all asset accounts for grouping and the asset accounts within the designated partitions for tagging.

You can create a dynamic account group without any rules; however, no accounts will to added to this dynamic account group until you have added a rule.

In large environments, there is a possibility that the user interface may return before all of the rules have been reevaluated and you may not see the results you were expecting. If this happens, wait a few minutes and Refresh the screen to view the results.

To add a dynamic account group

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

    General tab

    Where you add general information about the dynamic account group.

    Asset Account Rules tab

    Where you define the rules to be used to identify the accounts to be included in a dynamic account group.

    Directory Account Rules tab

    Where you define the rules to be used to identify the directory accounts to be included in a dynamic account group.

    Summary tab Where you review the rules defined for adding accounts to a dynamic account group, and where you save your selections, and add the dynamic account group.

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