Depending on your organization’s user role policy, you
can assign and manage the roles and permissions of any particular
user of Cortex® XDR™.
Role-based access control (RBAC) enables you
to manage roles or specific permissions, and assign access rights
to administrative users in the following areas in Cortex XDR, where
the role options to configure change slightly depending on where
you access these RBAC settings.
Cortex XDR Gateway
can manage roles and permissions for a single tenant or a number
of tenants at the same time using the
You can manage roles for all Cortex XDR apps
and services. By assigning roles, you enforce the separation of
viewing access and initiating actions among functional or regional
areas of your organization. Cortex XDR provides a number of predefined
Palo Alto Networks roles to assign access rights to Cortex XDR users.
For more information, see Predefined User Roles for Cortex® XDR™.
create and assign roles, you must first activate your
Cortex XDR tenant and be assigned a XDR Account Admin role
in the Cortex XDR Gateway.