Auditing Permissions

Finding the origin of a permission

You may wonder where a particular is coming from.
Via which permission set(s) and role(s) was it granted ?

VG 2018 offers a new features to analyze the origin of a permission:

  • Open a VG entity from the WinConsole, for instance a user, or a role.
  • Open the tab "Permission"
  • To analyze the origin of a particular permission, click on this button
  • A window opens, showing the hierarchy of permission set(s) and role(s) granting this permission:

Where do the permissions come from?