AlienVault® USM Anywhere™

USM Anywhere Custom Dashboards

Role Availability Read-Only Analyst Manager

USM Anywhere enables you to create and customize your own dashboards with the widgets and content you need.

Edition: This feature is available in the Standard and Premium editions of USM Anywhere.

Go to https://www.alienvault.com/pricing for more information about the feature and data support provided by each of the USM Anywhere editions.

To create a custom dashboard

  1. Go to any dashboard.
  2. Click Create Custom Dashboard.
  3. Create a custom dashboard

  4. Enter a title for your dashboard.
  5. Use the and the icons for sharing your custom dashboard. This option is disabled by default. See Sharing your Custom Dashboard for more information.
  6. Select the number of rows you want, between 1 and 5 rows.
  7. Select the number of columns, between 1 and 4 and the row height (small, medium, or large) for each row.
  8. Click Save.
  9. Your custom dashboard has been created.

To configure your custom dashboard

  1. Open your dashboard and go to Dashboards > Your_Dashboard.
  2. On the widget that you want to configure, click the icon.
  3. Choose a widget type between AlarmsAlarms provide notification of an event or sequence of events that require attention or investigation., EventsAny traffic or data exchange detected by AT&T Cybersecurity products through a sensor, or through external devices such as a firewall., AssetsAn IP-addressable host, including but not limited to network devices, virtual servers, and physical servers., VulnerabilitiesA known issue or weakness in a system, procedure, internal control, software package, or hardware that could be used to compromise security., and Configuration IssuesAn identified configuration of software that is deployed, or features of software that is in use, which is known to be insecure.. Every widget has his own widget data.
  4. You can change the title of the widget.
  5. (Optional.) You can select a saved view filter if you have custom views for the selected type of widget.
  6. Click Save.
  7. Note: You can move the widgets inside your dashboard. Click the widget that you want to move and drag it to the space you want to move it to. If it is an empty space, the widget will display in it. If it is in a space occupied by another widget, the widgets will replace each other.

To edit your custom dashboard

  1. Open your dashboard and go to Dashboards > Your_Dashboard.
  2. Select Actions > Edit Dashboard.
  3. Modify the information you need to.
  4. Click Save.

To clone your custom dashboard

  1. Open your dashboard and go to Dashboards > Your_Dashboard.
  2. Select Actions > Clone Dashboard.
  3. Enter a title for the new dashboard.
  4. Click Save.
  5. The new dashboard displays.

    Note: If you clone a shared custom dashboard, the cloned dashboard will have the shared option disabled by default. See Sharing your Custom Dashboard for more information.

To delete your custom dashboard

  1. Open your dashboard and go to Dashboards > Your_Dashboard.
  2. Select Actions > Delete Dashboard to open the confirmation window.
  3. Click Delete.

Sharing your Custom Dashboard

USM Anywhere enables you to share the custom dashboards you have created. This option is disabled by default.

Keep in mind you can not edit or delete a shared dashboard. Shared custom dashboards are read-only dashboards. If you want to edit a shared custom dashboard, you have to clone it beforehand. See To clone your custom dashboard for more information.

To share a new custom dashboard

  1. Go to any dashboard.
  2. Click Create Custom Dashboard.
  3. Enter a title for your dashboard.
  4. Click the icon.
  5. Select the number of rows you want, between 1 and 5 rows.
  6. Select the number of columns, between 1 and 4 and the row height (small, medium, or large) for each row.
  7. Click Save.

To share an existing custom dashboard

  1. Open your dashboard and go to Dashboards > Your_Dashboard.
  2. Select Actions > Edit Dashboard.
  3. Click the icon to share your custom dashboard.
  4. Click Save.

To stop sharing a custom dashboard

  1. Open your dashboard and go to Dashboards > Your_Dashboard.
  2. Select Actions > Edit Dashboard.
  3. Click the icon to stop sharing your custom dashboard.
  4. Click Save.