On the Security Center settings page, you can perform the following tasks: Install/Uninstall Security Center agent, and Configure alert policies. This document introduces how to configure Security Center settings.

Install/Uninstall Security Center agent

Note The Security Center agent is a security plug-in that runs on servers. To use Security Center to protect your servers, you must first install the Security Center agent to the operation system of your servers.
  1. Log on to the Security Center console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Settings.
  3. Go to the Install/Uninstall Security Center Agent page.
  4. If the server is in the Unprotected status, follow the instructions on the page to download and install the latest version of the Security Center agent. For more information, see Install the Security Center agent.
  5. To disable Security Center protection, click Uninstall in the upper-right corner to uninstall the agent. For more information about uninstalling the Security Center agent, see Uninstall the Security Center agent.

Configure alert settings

Alert settings allow you to modify the alert policies for Security Center. The operation is as follows:
Note By default, the alarm message recipient is your account contact. You can also go to the Message Center, and add more message recipients in Message Settings > Common Settings > Security Message.
  1. Log on to the Security Center console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Settings.
  3. Go to the Alert Settings page.
  4. Specify the alert Severity level and Notification Method for Events, Vulnerabilities, and Baseline Check.
    Note Changes made on this page are applied immediately.
You can also modify the alert policy on the Overview page. The operation is as follows:
  1. Log on to the Security Center console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Overview.
  3. Click the Alert Settings button at the top of the page.
  4. In the Alert Settings dialog box, select a alert policy: Critical, Not Critical, All, or Customize. We recommend that you use the first three policies.
    Note Click Save for the changes to take effect.