The purpose of this functionality is to introduce the Advisories' review process before their publication in Ticketing List. The approver has the option to decide which Advisories are forwarded to the queue, and control the workload.
To access the existing Asset List, go to Vulnerability Manager à Inventory à Asset List, select the list and Edit. To enable Advisories' approval behavior, select the "Advisories need approval" checkbox when you create Asset Lists:
Notification received from the system for the asset configured with this option will look similar:Advisory SA77958 for asset list Juniper was released and needs to be approved. Please go here to approve it. The message generated by `Approve advisories notificationAdvisory SA77958 for asset list Juniper was released and needs to be approved. Please go here to approve it. The message generated by `Approve advisories notification
Following the hyperlink will navigate the user to Vulnerability Manager à
Approve Advisories screen:
From here, the user can Approve the Advisory and forward it to another user's queue:
The Approved Advisory will show up in the selected user's Ticketing queue: