How To Assign A Policy To Site/Group/User

Description

This article will cover how you can assign a policy you have created to a Site (Customer), Group or User. You may need to import any new global policies you have created, see How To Import A Global Policy To Existing Site.

Requirements

The Process

Assign To Site

  • Log into your GSM console
  • Click on Sites
  • Click on the hyperlinked name of the Site you want to import a policy for
  • Click Endpoint Protection tab

  • Select Policies tab

  • Click on the policy you want to assign to highlight it
  • Click Set As Default

This will now be the policy that applies to every endpoint you install under that Site from now on.

Assign To Group

  • Log into your GSM console
  • Click on Sites
  • Click on the hyperlinked name of the Site you want to import a policy for
  • Click Endpoint Protection tab

  •  Click on Group Management
  • Select the Group you want to change the policy for

  • Double click the policy that is there which will show you a drop down
  • Choose the new policy
  • Click Save Changes

This will apply the policy for all Endpoints under that Group.

Assign To User

  • Log into your GSM console
  • Click on Sites
  • Click on the hyperlinked name of the Site you want to import a policy for
  • Click Endpoint Protection tab

  •  Click on Group Management
  • Select the Group the User is in

  • Click to Select the User
  • Double click the current Policy they have assigned
  • Choose the new Policy
  • Click Save Changes