Security Administrator

The "Security Administrator" exclusive permission should be assigned to those users in charge of monitoring the security of your database. Each database must have at least one designated Security Administrator. Reminders are sent to all administrators for your database until one or more users have been chosen as a Security Administrator. These users will also become the primary contacts for all security communications from Technolutions

To make a user a Security Administrator, grant the user the Security Administrator exclusive permission on the Roles tab of the user account.

  1. Select Database on the top navigation bar
  2. Select User Permissions.
  3. Select a user.
  4. Select Edit User.

  5. Click Roles.
  6. Check the Exclusive permission Security Administrator.
  7. Click Save.

Typically, Security Administrators are responsible for:

Responsibility Description
Managing Slate Users Add, update, and deactivate user accounts in Slate.
Monitoring Slate Usage Security Administrators monitor the access logs and user login history through the Security Dashboard. Security Administrators should also audit existing user accounts to determine which users should be deactivated and when.
Login Notifications and Checkpoints When users attempt to login from unrecognized locations, notifications are sent to Security Administrators to either approve or deny the login attempt.
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