Discovery Dashboard in Privilege Management Reporting

The report displays information about applications discovered by the reporting database for the first time. An application is first discovered when an event is received by the Privilege Management Reporting database.

Operating Systems Terminology

The Discovery Dashboard displays events from Windows and macOS operating systems. The terminology differences are:

Operating System Terminology
Windows Admin Rights Required (shown here)
macOS Authorization


The terminology is shown when you switch operating systems using the Platform filter.

The Discovery Dashboard has the following charts:

Chart Description
Applications first reported in the specified time frame

A chart showing the number of applications discovered filtered by the types of rights detected:

  • Admin Rights Detected
  • Admin Rights Not Detected

Click the Admin rights detected or Admin rights not detected lines in the graph to open the Discovery Dashboard report with the Admin Rights Required filter applied.

Types of newly discovered applications

A chart showing the number of applications discovered by the type of application. The types are different for Windows and macOS operating system.

Click the chart to open the Discovery Dashboard report with the Admin Rights Required filter applied.

The Discovery Dashboard has the following tables:

New applications with admin rights (top 10)

A list of discovered applications that are running with admin rights. This list is ordered by the number of users. Click View all to see the full list.

Click any of the applications in the list to open the Discovery Dashboard report with the Admin Rights Required and Matched filter applied.

New applications with standard rights (top 10)

A list of discovered applications that are running with standard, not admin rights. This list is ordered by the number of users. Click View all to see the full list.

Click any of the applications in the list to open the Discovery Dashboard report with the Admin Rights Required and Matched filter applied.

New applications with admin rights (by type)

A list of the types of applications that required admin rights that were newly discovered within the time interval. They are ordered by the total number of applications for each type. Click View all to see the full list.

Click any of the applications in the list to open the Discovery Dashboard report with the Admin Rights Required and Matched filter applied.

New applications with standard rights (by type)

The types of applications that did not require admin rights that were newly discovered within the time interval. They are ordered by the total number of applications for each type.

Click any of the applications in the list to open the Discovery Dashboard report with the Admin Rights Required and Matched filter applied.

For more information, please see the following: