Through the Scan & Discovery glossaries, you can automate the process of importing devices and credentials found in discoveries. This is because it is possible to predefine in the glossaries information such as site, type, manufacturer and device model, as well as set default and privileged credential type, automatic password exchange and connectivity.
This way, senhasegura automatically recognizes devices against the identification string defined in the glossary and performs imports if this option is enabled in the discovery settings.
Create a device glossary
Go to Discovery ➔ Settings ➔ Device Glossary
In this screen, you can view the glossaries created along with a range of information such as identification pattern, default password type, privileged password type, and enabled or unselected password change.
In the Report Action Button click on New Glossary button.
Complete the following fields:
|Glossary Name||Name for identification of this glossary|
|Version ID String||This is a string that defines which Discovery devices this dictionary will apply to. The value entered in this field will be compared to the operating system name of the device. You can use the character to symbolize any value for a string. For example, a ”Windows” string will select any Windows device.|
|Active||Indicates whether this glossary is active or not|
|Order||Order of priority of application of this glossary, if more than one glossary applies to the same device. Smaller orders take precedence over larger orders|
|site||Physical site of the device. All sites registered in senhasegura will be listed|
|Type||Device Type (Ex .: Server, Workstation etc.). All device types registered in senhasegura will be listed|
|Manufacturer||Device Manufacturer (Ex. Cisco, CheckPoint). All manufacturers registered in senhasegura will be listed.|
|Model||Device Model (Ex .: Cisco ASA, etc...). All models registered in senhasegura will be listed|
|Default Credential Type||Type of default credentials (eg. location, domain etc.). All default credential types registered in senhasegura will be listed|
|Privileged Credential Type||Type of privileged credentials (eg. location, domain, etc.). All privileged credential types registered in senhasegura will be listed|
|Enable auto switch||Indicates whether automatic credential password exchange is enabled|
|Execution Plugin||Plugins for running Discovery. All running plugins registered in senhasegura will be listed|
|Password Exchange Template||Template used to perform password exchange. All templates registered in senhasegura will be listed.|
|Use your own credential to connect||If this option is selected, the user credential will be used to connect|
|Access Credential||Access credential records in the vault. All access credentials registered in senhasegura will be listed.|
|Connectivity||Protocols used for device access. The default senhasegura security connectivity will be displayed.|
|Door||Communication port number. The field is populated with the default protocol port number.|
Fill the fields and click the Save to finish.
Create a domain glossary
In the Report Action Button click on New Domain Glossary.
The fields of this screen are the same at the previous one except that the block of device information is not presented.
Complete the fields and click on Save to finish.
To edit a glossary
Click the Change Glossary button.
The screen is the same as creating a glossary and works the same.
Make the changes and click the Save button to finish.