Highlighting and communicating the risk on the Jira dashboard or Confluence can increase risk awareness. The Risks gadget mirrors your Box Risks module. There's no limit on the number of gadgets you can add to your dashboard.

Risks gadget configuration

You can edit the source data by selecting a Box or changing the refresh interval to ensure your data is always up to date. To edit the gadget, click on the ". . ." button in the top right of the gadget:

Source Data

Select the Box to serve as the data source for the gadget. The list of Boxes will only include the ones you have access to – your security role needs to be set to the Box viewer at the minimum.

The Box list is in alphabetical order:

Refresh Interval

Set the refresh rate at which the data presented by the gadget will be updated:

  • never
  • 15 minutes
  • 30 minutes
  • 1 hour
  • 2 hours


The risk gadget has the same set of filters as the Risk module (Quick filters, Date range, text and JQL search).

Filtering on the module is reflected on the gadget and vice versa. 

Use case

If you set up a filter in the gadget:

And then go to the Box:

The filter is still active in the Box: