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AlienVault USM AlienVault USM

AlienVault USM consolidates threat detection, incident response, and compliance management into a single platform, simplifying security operations of an organization.

Creating an AlienVault USM connection

Using Client Registration

To create the connection you need:

  • An API Address
  • A Client ID
  • A Client Secret

Obtaining the credentials

  1. Click on the profile icon in the top right corner.
  2. Click on Profile Settings > API Clients.
  3. Click on New Client.

Creating your connection

  1. In the Blink platform, navigate to the Connections page > Add connection. A New Connection dialog box opens displaying icons of external service providers available.
  2. Select the AlienVault USM icon. A dialog box with name of the connection and connection methods appear.
  3. (Optional) Edit the name of the connection. At a later stage you cannot edit the name.
  4. Select Client Registration as the method to create the connection.
  5. Fill in the parameters:
    • The API Address
    • The Client ID
    • The Client Secret
  6. (Optional) Click Test Connection to test it.
  7. Click Create connection. The new connection appears on the Connections page.