With the release of Runbooks for PlexTrac, our release notes will now include notes on both the core PlexTrac platform and the Runbooks module.
IMPORTANT NOTES FOR SELF-HOSTED PARTNERS:
Prior to this release, each finding could be assigned one of three remediation statuses: Open, In Process or Closed.
Many of our partners have communicated a desire for more options, and with this release, we now provide the flexibility to define your own.
To configure your Sub-Statuses:
In this settings module, you are presented with the ability to define as many Sub-Status for each major status as desired:
Whenever you interact with the Status Tracker for a Finding you will have an option for assigning any sub-statuses you create:
In addition, a Custom Field is created in the finding generated from the question, allowing you to easily reference the attachments submitted within the context of that question:
With the recent additions of custom input fields, custom content fields and the ability to create multiple sets of radio button questions, users can spend quite a bit of time creating a single question. To help prevent loss of work, we have implemented two new features:
No matter how far down the page you scroll, the save indicator is now always within view:
If you attempt to navigate away from a question you are editing, you will now receive a warning notification until you save:
When building a new Runbook, you can now expand Tactics, Techniques and Procedures to view the description:
It’s true – sometimes the Blue Team’s defenses thwart an attack straight away. In these circumstances, completion of all the execution steps for a procedure is not possible, but the attack is technically complete. You can now mark procedures as complete with a simple slider:
Procedures marked as complete are annotated as such in the Overview:
If you are self-hosting your PlexTrac Instance, gain access to all these enhancements by updating to the latest release using the procedures in our documentation.
Note: This release requires a database update for users who performed their migration on or before September 23rd, 2020.
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