Splunk Cloud Platform

Securing Splunk Cloud Platform

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Configure users with Splunk Web

To configure users and roles In Splunk Web:

  1. Navigate to Settings > Users and Authentication > Access controls.
  2. Click Users.
  3. Click New or select an existing user to edit.
  4. Specify or change the information for the user. You can specify the user's:
    • full name.
    • email address.
    • time zone. This allows users to view events and other information in their own time zone.
    • default app. This overrides the default app inherited from the user's role.
    • password.
  5. Assign the user to an existing role or roles and click Save.

You can also create a role specifically for a user, defining exactly what access that user has to Splunk Enterprise. You can then assign the user to that role. For information about roles, read "About role-based user access."

For information about managing user settings, see the Splunk Enterprise Administration Guide.

Last modified on 09 June, 2016
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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk Cloud Platform: 8.1.2103, 8.2.2104, 8.2.2106, 8.2.2105, 8.2.2107 (latest FedRAMP release), 8.2.2109, 8.2.2111

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