Roles

Use the Roles screen, in Administration > Account Management > Roles, to create and manage user roles. Assign each user a role that will restrict their activities to all but those necessary for the completion of their duties.

Deep Discovery Director (Consolidated Mode) comes with a set of built-in user roles that you cannot delete:

Role

Description

Administrator

Built-in Administrator role with full access to all management console features

Investigator

Built-in Investigator role with read-only access to all management console features, but download access to investigation package and pcap data

Operator

Built-in Operator role with read-only access to all management console features

Deep Discovery Director (Consolidated Mode) also supports custom user roles. Create new roles to limit access to the management console, and to restrict users from seeing and managing specific appliances.