Assigning a Vulnerability to Yourself

Summary: How to self-assign a vulnerability within Ivanti Neurons RBVM/ASOC/VULN KB.

When using Ivanti Neurons RBVM/ASOC/VULN KB, remediation can take several different forms, but one important function is to assign users vulnerabilities for remediation work. You can either assign a vulnerability to yourself or to another user (depending on your permissions in Neurons RBVM/ASOC/VULN KB). User assignments ensure that remediation can be tracked so work is not duplicated.

To assign a vulnerability to yourself, navigate to either the Manage > Host Findings or Manage > Application Findings pages.

Assign Finding Self - Host and Application Findings Locations

Select the finding(s) to assign by clicking the check box in the page’s first column. You may select several vulnerabilities at a time for assignment.

Selecting findings on a findings page to assign to yourself.

Click the Actions button.

Location of Actions button on a Findings page.

In the Actions drop-down menu, click Assign to Self.

Location of Assign to Self option in the Actions menu on a findings page.

In the Self Assign (Host/Application) Findings window, click Submit.

Self Assign Application Findings window with the Submit button highlighted.

As a newly assigned user, you will receive an email with a notification of your assignment. Your name also appears in the Finding Detail pane under Assignments. Your assignments can also be found in the Assignments column and can be filtered for using the Assigned to filter.