Product Documentation

Configuring User Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing

Jan 05, 2016

You can configure authorization for users and groups to enable then to access an AppExpert application. If the AAA user or group for which you want to configure permissions has not already been created, you can create it from AppExpert and then configure permissions for application access.

To configure AAA users and AAA user groups for an application by using the configuring utility

  1. Navigate to AppExpert Applications, select an application entity, and then click Edit.
  2. In the Advanced Settings section, click Authorization, and configure authorized users and user groups.
  3. Click the AAA user section to bind authorized users to the application.
  4. In the AAA User slider, set the parameters .        
  5. Click Continue, and then click Authorization Policies in the Advanced Settings section.
  6. In the Authorization Policy slider, bind an authorization policy to the application.
  7. Click Continue, and then click the Authorization Group section in the Advanced Settings section.
  8. In the AAA Group Binding slider, bind an authorization user group to the application.
  9. Click Continue, and then click Policies in the Advanced Settings section.
  10. In the Policies slider, bind an Audit Syslog or Audit NSlog policy to the application.
  11. Click Continue and then Done.

To edit AAA users and AAA user groups for an application by using the configuration utility

Navigate to AppExpert > Applications Advanced Settings and click Authorization. Then click the edit icon and specify values for user or user-group authorization settings.

To delete AAA users and AAA user groups by using the configuration utility

Navigate to AppExpert > Applications, select an application and click Edit. In the Applications page, click Advanced Settings  and click Authorization.  Click the delete icon next to the entity.