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ArcSight ESM ArcSight ESM

ArcSight ESM is a security information and event management (SIEM) tool. It is designed for organizations to collect security event data from various sources. This data is then analyzed to potentially identify and prioritize security risks.

Creating an ArcSight ESM connection

Using Username & Password

To create the connection you need:

  • An API Address
  • A Username
  • A Password

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 ArcSight ESM 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 Username & Password as the method to create the connection.
  5. Fill in the parameters:
    • The API Address
    • The Username
    • The Password
  6. (Optional) Click Test Connection to test it.
  7. Click Create connection. The new connection appears on the Connections page.