Creating cardholder groups in Web Client - Security Center Mobile 4.1

Security Center Mobile User Guide for Web Client 4.1

series
Security Center Mobile 4.1
revised_modified
2017-05-24

To configure the access rights and properties that are common to a group of cardholders, you can create cardholder groups.

Before you begin

Make sure you have the Security Center privilege to create cardholder groups. Privileges are assigned in Security Center Config Tool.

What you should know

If you have a large access control system, cardholders and access rules are much easier to manage when cardholders are members of cardholder groups.

Procedure

  1. Select the Access control task from the Web Client home page.
  2. At the bottom of the selector pane, click Add.
  3. In the Creating a new cardholder group dialog box, enter the following cardholder group properties:
    Name
    Entity’s given name.
    Description
    Optional information regarding the entity.
    Email address
    Email address for the cardholder group. The email address can be used to send emails or to email reports to the group.
    Group available for visitors
    Set this to ON if this group will be used for visitors.
    Cardholders
    Define the cardholder group members using the and buttons. Both individual cardholders and other cardholder groups can be members.
    Partition
    Partitions this cardholder group is a member of. Partitions determine which Security Center users have access to this entity. Only accepted users of the partition can view or modify the cardholder group.
    • To add a partition, click .
    • To remove a partition, select the partition and click .
    Access rules
    Access rules that apply to this cardholder group.
    NOTE: The access rules displayed with a yellow background are inherited and cannot be removed.
    • To add an access rule, click .
    • To remove an access rule, select the access rule and click .
  4. Click the Custom fields tab.
  5. Modify the cardholder group’s custom fields, if some were defined for them in Security Center.
  6. Click Save ().