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Filtering Rules from the Orchestration Rules page

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USM Anywhere allows you to make the sensorSensors are deployed into an on-premises, cloud, or multi-cloud environment to collect log and other security-related data. This data is normalized and then securely forwarded to USM Anywhere for analysis and correlation. drop future eventsAny traffic or data exchange detected by AlienVault products through a Sensor, or through external devices such as a firewall. that match the rule. These events will be neither correlated nor stored. Through these rules, you are able to define which event data you are going to store in USM Anywhere. You will pay for the data you use.

Note: Filtering rules are not retroactive. The rule will apply to future items and it does not apply to previous items, even if those items follow the rule.

To create a rule for filtering events

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > RULES.
  2. Click Create Orchestration Rule > Filtering Rule.
  3. Type a name for the rule.
  4. Select the property values you want to include in the rule to create a matching condition.
  5. Click Add Condition or Add Group. See Operators in the Orchestration Rules for further information.
  6. Note: If the field is related to the name of a country, you should use the country code defined by the ISO 3166.

  7. Click Save Rule.
  8. The created rule will display in the list of rules.

To filter filtering rules by name

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > RULES.
  2. Click Filtering Rules on the left navigation panel.
  3. Click in the box next to Filter by.
  4. Type your search.

To filter filtering rules by rule status

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > RULES
  2. Click Filtering Rules on the left navigation panel.
  3. Click in the combo box next to Rule Status.
  4. Select All Rules, Enabled, or Disabled.

To edit a filtering rule

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > RULES.
  2. Click Filtering Rules on the left navigation panel.
  3. Click the Edit icon () of the filtering rule you want to edit.
  4. Modify the data you need to.
  5. Click Save Rule.

To delete a filtering rule

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > RULES.
  2. Click Filtering Rules on the left navigation panel.
  3. Click the Delete icon () of the filtering rule you want to delete.
  4. A popup window displays to confirm the deletion.

  5. Click Accept.

To enable a filtering rule

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > RULES.
  2. Click Filtering Rules on the left navigation panel.
  3. Click the ON icon () of the filtering rule you want to enable.

To disable a filtering rule

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > RULES.
  2. Click Filtering Rules on the left navigation panel.
  3. Click the OFF icon () of the filtering rule you want to disable.

To enable all filtering rules

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > RULES.
  2. Click Filtering Rules on the left navigation panel.
  3. In the list of rules, click the first box in the first column to select all the filtering rules.
  4. Click Enable All Rules.

To disable all filtering rules

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > RULES.
  2. Click Filtering Rules on the left navigation panel.
  3. In the list of rules, click the first box in the first column to select all the filtering rules.
  4. Click Disable All Rules.
  5. A warning popup window displays.

  6. Click Accept.