Run reports

Generate a report using default or customized queries. For example, create a report that shows the top blocked malware in your organization using data available from your configured queries.

Before you begin

By default, you must have administrator rights to be able to view, modify, and run existing reports as well as add new reports. To give other users the ability to create and run reports, select MenuUser ManagementPermission Sets and edit the Content Security Reporter permission for each user type.

Note: If the report includes runtime parameters, you can specify those parameters when running the report.


  1. Select a query.
    1. Select Queries & ReportsActionsReport and click New, or select an existing report from the list and click Edit.
      The Report Builder opens with the Report Layout view active.
    2. From the toolbox, drag a query chart to the report layout configuration area.
      The Configure Query Chart dialog box opens.
    3. Select the available query options.
    4. Click OK.
  2. Customize the report.
    1. In the Name, Description and Group tab, type a name, description, and which group to use.
      Use the Header and Footer and Page Setup tabs to specify how you want the query to appear in the report.
    2. Use the Runtime Parameters tab to select report-level filters.
  3. Click Run to generate the report.

    At this point, you can choose to run the report to get the information immediately, save to use it another time, configure its appearance further by adding additional content.