Network Management Software Checks Endpoint Configuration
New Citrix Portal introduced to check desktop computers for the correct configuration.
Citrix Systems is introducing a portal product developed in partnership with a company called Opswat, which licensed to Citrix its Oesis Framework software development kit (SDK) for ensuring software manageability. The Citrix Endpoint Analysis Portal, which is designed to check desktop computers and other devices for the correct configuration of the software applications that they are running. As stated on Network Computing, the Endpoint Analysis Portal is a free tool for users of the Citrix Access Gateway appliance, which controls access to applications in a secure socket layer (SSL) virtual private network (VPN) environment.
"The Endpoint Analysis Portal is a free tool for users of the Citrix Access Gateway appliance, which controls access to applications in an SSL VPN environment. Also available free to Access Gateway customers is an endpoint posture assessment (EPA) scan for catching malware.
"According to an Opswat news release, Malware Scanner Free watches for key loggers, viruses and other threats prior to a network, web or server log-in. Opswat also sells Malware Scanner Pro, which offers more security features, as an upgrade from the free product."