Documentation forSecurity Event Manager

SEM console settings

On the SEM console, click the Settings button to access select authentication and configuration settings. The following settings are available:

Tab Settings

In the Authentication settings, you can manage Single Sign On (SSO) connection settings, create LDAP configurations, and set minimum password requirements for local SEM user accounts.

Events Limits

You can set the maximum number of results per historical search query, as well as the maximum number of events appearing in each Events viewer filter and dashboard widget.

Improvement Program Enter your email address to send usage statistics to SolarWinds to help us improve our products.
Log Forwarding Enable log forwarding to direct your raw (unnormalized) log messages to a dedicated server. This option allows you to forward log data to third-party systems and other SIEM tools.
Manage License View, upgrade, activate, and deactivate your SEM license.
Security In new installations of SEM (6.7 and newer), corresponding agent versions communicate by default using a secure certificate, which no longer requires TLS 1.0, 3DES, or anonymous cipher. If you need to connect to earlier agent versions, switch the toggle button to enable lower security settings.
System Resources Lists the platform name, memory and CPU information, and the manager name, version, and IP address. Also includes the one-click download debugs feature.
Threat Intelligence Enable the Threat Intelligence feed, which enables SEM to detect threats based on lists of known malicious IP addresses. Learn more here.
Updates Enable automatic updates for agents and connectors.
Web Console Create a customized plain-text notification banner to provide information to users before they gain access to SEM.