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AlienVault® USM Anywhere™

Deleting a Sensor

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USM Anywhere allows you to delete completely a 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. from your environment. Keep in mind that if you delete a sensor, you will delete all information related to that sensor such as eventsAny traffic or data exchange detected by AlienVault 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., and alarmsAlarms provide notification of an event or sequence of events that require attention or investigation..

To delete a sensor

  1. Navigate to DATA SOURCES > SENSORS.
  2. The Sensors page displays.

  3. Click the Delete icon () of the sensor you want to delete.
  4. Click Delete this sensor permanently.
  5. The deleted sensor is not displayed in the list of sensors.