By default, a user can access the Traps Console
to view information about the current status of the endpoint, changes
to the security policy, and any security events. When a security
event is triggered, the user also receives a notification about
the event. The notification includes the application name, the publisher,
and a description of the exploit prevention or restriction rule
that triggered the notification.
can create an agent settings rule to change the accessibility of
the console and specify whether to hide notifications from users.
Create a new agent settings rule.
, and then
Define user visibility and access for the endpoints.
User Availability & Access
then select one or more of the following options:
—Hide the tray icon which Traps otherwise adds
to the notification area (system tray) on the endpoint.
Disable access to the Traps console
the ability to open the console.
Hide Traps user notifications
that Traps otherwise displays when the agent encounters a prevention
or notification event.
Add Conditions to
the rule. By default, a new rule does not contain any conditions.
To specify a condition, select the
select the condition in the Conditions list, and then
to the Selected Conditions list. Repeat this step to add more conditions,
as needed. You can also define new Conditions.
To define a smaller subset of target objects, select the
and then enter one or more
in the Include or Exclude areas.
The Endpoint Security Manager queries Active Directory to verify
the users, computers, groups, or organizational units. The ESM Console
also offers autocompletion as you type for existing endpoints and
existing virtual groups.
Review the rule name and description. The ESM Console automatically
generates the rule name and description based on the rule details
but permits you to change these fields, if needed.
To override the autogenerated name, select the
Activate automatic description
and then enter a rule name and description of your choice.
Save the agent settings rule.
Do either of the following:
rule without activating it. This option is only available for inactive,
cloned, or new rules. When you are ready to activate the rule, select
the rule from the
and then click
the rule to activate it immediately.
saving or applying a rule, you can return to the