Creating Distribution Lists

From the Alerts tab, you can create a distribution list of users who will receive alert messages. For example, you might want to create a list of administrators who need to respond to threat detections at a remote office.

To create a distribution list:

  1. From the main GSM console, click the Global Settings tab.

    The system displays the Global settings panel, with the Policies tab active.

  2. Click the Alerts tab.

    The system displays the Alerts panel, with the Alerts List tab active.

  3. Click the Distribution Lists tab.

    The Distribution Lists panel displays.

  4. Click the Add button.

    The Create Distribution List Window displays.

  5. In the Name field, do either of the following:
    • Accept the system-generated name for the alert.
    • Enter a new name for the alert.
  6. In the Email Addresses field, enter the email addresses for the recipients of the new distribtuion list.
  7. When you're done, click the Create button.