Creating a dashboard

February 27, 2024

ID 167819

This section describes how you can create a dashboard in RSA NetWitness by using the Kaspersky CyberTrace Service rules.

To create a dashboard in RSA NetWitness:

  1. On the RSA NetWitness menu, select Dashboard > Reports. (In RSA NetWitness 11, select Monitor > Reports.)
  2. Select the rule that you will use to create a report (for example, the CyberTrace Top 10 URLs report).
  3. For the selected rule, click the Settings split button (Settings split button in RSA NetWitness.), and then select the Create Chart action.

    The Build Chart window opens.

  4. Specify the following data:
    • Chart name
    • Data source

      Specify the data source that issues Kaspersky CyberTrace Service events.

    • Update period
    • Data limit

      For example, for charts containing TOP 10 objects, specify 10.

    Build Chart window in RSA NetWitness.

    Build Chart window

  5. Click Save.
  6. Activate the Dashboard form. (In RSA NetWitness 11, select Monitor > Overview instead.)
  7. The action performed in this step depends on the RSA NetWitness version.
    • In RSA NetWitness 10, click the New split button (New (plus) split button in RSA NetWitness.), and then select Add Dashlet.

    Add Dashlet menu item in RSA NetWitness.

    Adding a dashlet window

    • In RSA NetWitness 11, do the following:
      1. Click the Add Row split button, and then select the type of new row that you want.

    Adding a row in RSA NetWitness.

    Adding a row

    1. In the cell that appears, click the Add Dashlet button (Add Dashlet (plus) button in RSA NetWitness.).

      In the figure below, the cell is shown enclosed in a dotted line.

    Adding a dashlet in RSA NetWitness.

    Adding a dashlet

    The Add a Dashlet window opens.

  8. Specify the following information:
    • The Reports Realtime Chart as the dashlet type
    • The chart to display (in this case, it is CyberTrace Top 10 URLs)
    • Dashlet name
    • Chart type (in this case, it is a column)
    • Period up to the present during which the data to be displayed is prepared
    • Dashlet update period

    Add a Dashlet window in RSA NetWitness.

    Add a Dashlet window

  9. Click the Add button.

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