Assigning Policies

This Article Applies to:

  • Avast Business Multi-Tenant Console
  • Avast Business Cloud Console
  • Avast Business On-Premise Console

You can assign a policy to an individual device, or to a group of devices. Policies control the level of active protection, data protection, and identity protection that devices get from Avast Business Antivirus, and additional settings. For more information, see How Configuration Works.

This process requires devices to restart.

Multi-Tenant Console

  1. Select a customer from the drop-down menu
  2. Navigate to the Devices page
  3. Do one of the following:
    • For a single device: click the More (three dots) button beside the device you would like to move, hover over Change, then click Change Policy
    • For multiple devices: select the check boxes of the devices you want to move, hover over More, then hover over Change and click Change Policy
  4. Select the new policy from the drop-down menu
  5. Click Apply

Cloud Console and On-Premise Console

Cloud Console

On-Premise Console

Assigning to a Device or Devices Within Multiple Groups

  1. On the Devices page, select the check boxes of the device(s) you want to assign a new policy to
    1. You can select devices from multiple groups by clicking the group names and selecting the check boxes of the chosen devices in each group
  2. Do one of the following:
    • Click ActionsChange Policy
    • Click the More button next to the device, then click Change Policy
  3. Select a new policy
  4. Click Change Policy