Purpose

This document describes how to get started with the Outpost24 Unified View interface.

Introduction

The Unified View is a way to centralize the data from all of our scanner such as Netsec, Appsec, and Cloudsec in to one view and also providing a powerful tool to drill down in the data to help identify vulnerabilities in key systems.

United View Dashboard


Prerequisites

To view the results in Outpost24 Unified View, the user needs an exclusive license for Unified View along with Netsec, Farsight and/or Appsec licenses.


List of Icons

IconNameComment

Dashboard

Takes you to the default home view.

Reporting

Report configuration

See Unified View Reporting for more information.

Configure

Appstak configuration.

See Unified View AppStaks for more information.

IAM

Identity and Access Management.

See Unified View IAM for more information.

Notification

Alert messages about critical new risk or a new trend that will become critical.

See Unified View Notifications for more information.

Light/Dark mode

Switches between Light and Dark mode.

Logout

The Logout button displays a logout window.

Filter

Displays the various filter options Appstak, Assets, and Findings.

See Unified View Filters and Tags for more information.

Top Menu

The top menu lets you navigate between the AppStaks tab and Assets tab. To the far right you find the Notifications, the Dark/Light toggle switch, and the logout icon.


AppStaks Tab

AppStaks is groupings of Assets in a way that makes business sense. AppStaks are grouped in to four categories Enterprise, E-commerce, Finance, Accounting, and Uncategorized.

For more information, see Unified View AppStaks document.

Assets Tab

Assets are unique hosts provided by the scanners or added automatically while creating a configuration. An asset can also be linked to a group of configurations. One asset can have multiple configurations that are scheduled and scanned independently.

These assets are uniquely defined based on their IP or hostname. Their risk profile in form of top recommended solutions and risk charting provide a quick way of assessing the criticality of an asset, its association with other assets and already performed scans.

For more information, see Unified View Assets document.

Notifications

On the top right corner of the home view, you find the Notification icon, which lets you access the Notification view where any notices from the AppStaks, Assets, or Findings are displayed.

For more information, see Unified View Notifications document.

Light and Dark Toggle

To the right of the Notification icon is the  toggle switch which allows you to select between a light or dark background.

Logout

To the right of the toggle switch you find the logout button. Clicking it displays a logout window where you can select to logout or cancel.

Unified View Logout

Note

Logging out from the Unified View will also log you out from the Portal.

Left Menu

The left side menu lets you navigate between the Dashboard, Reporting, Configure, and the IAM services.

Dashboard

The Dashboard consists of several cards that describes various views of the findings.

Refer to Unified View Dashboard document for more information.

Reporting

The Reporting icon takes you to the Report Configuration view where you can configure AppStaks and Assets reports.

Refer to Creating Unified View Reports document for more information.

Configure

The Configure icon takes you to the AppStak configuration page where you can create AppStaks.

Refer to Configure document for more information.

Identity Access Management

IAM is a service that control access to resources. IAM is used to control who is authenticated (signed in) and authorized (has permissions) to use resources.

Refer to Unified View IAM document for more information.

All AppStaks Menu

To access the All AppStaks, select the AppStaks tab in the top menu then click three dots on the bar separating the dashboard from the left side menu. In the All AppStaks menu you find a list of categorized AppStaks grouped . Each of the categorized AppStaks can be expanded to list the containing AppStak. Selecting a specific AppStak gives us a view of that specific finding.

When drilling down in the AppStak tree, the dashboard are constantly changed to filter the finding down to the specific AppStak giving you a good overview of the findings attached to the specific AppStak. The colored dots gives you an indication on the risk for each AppStak as it follows the Overall Risk assessment.

See Unified View AppStaks for more information.


All AppStaks

All Assets Menu

To access the All Assets menu, select the Assets tab in the top menu then click three dots on the bar separating the dashboard from the left side menu

All Assets

See Unified View Assets for more information.




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