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AlienVault® USM Appliance™

Enabling/Disabling Desktop Notifications

Version: 5.x
Deployment: All deployments

In AlienVault USM Appliance, if you wish to enable desktop notifications for alarms, you can do so by going to Configuration > Administration > Main.  From here, click the Enable Desktop Notifications button.

Should you wish to disable the notifications at a later date, you will need to adjust your browser settings.

To disable notifications in Chrome

  1. Click Settings and select Show Advanced Settings....
  2. Under Privacy, click Content Settings.
  3. Scroll down to Notifications, click Manage exceptions.
  4. Select the hostname pattern for USM Appliance and Delete or set to Block.
  5. Click Done.

To disable notifications in Firefox

  1. Click the Open Menu icon and select Options.
  2. Select Content from the Left hand side.
  3. To the right of Notifications, select Choose.
  4. Highlight the USM Appliance hostname and click Remove Site.
  5. Once completed, click Save Changes.