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deviceTRUST Client Extension Availability Template

This template creates a configuration that checks if the remote device does have the deviceTRUST Client Extension installed. It can be found in the COMPLIANCE CHECK category when filtered for REMOTE platform.

If the remote device does not have the deviceTRUST Client Extension installed, you can choose between two actions:

  • Denies access to the session if the deviceTRUST Client Extension is not installed on the remote device.
  • Displays a message in the session if the deviceTRUST Client Extension is not installed on the remote device.

deviceTRUST requires some simple but essential configuration steps to be performed to enable the template for your remoting and DaaS environments. We will guide you step-by-step through simple deviceTRUST configuration steps to enable the template within your remoting or DaaS environment.

We will perform the following steps:

  1. Step 1: Prerequisites
  2. Step 2: Contexts
  3. Step 3: Actions

Step 1: Prerequisites

If the required deviceTRUST components (Agent, Console, Client Extension and License) are not yet installed, please visit the Getting Started for Remoting and DaaS guide and complete step 1 to 5 and then continue here with step 2 below.

Step 2: Contexts

The template has imported the following contexts:

Context Description Customizations
deviceTRUST Client Defines the availability of the deviceTRUST Client Extension on the remote device. None
Note:
  • If a context is not needed, it can be deactivated or deleted. In addition, the corresponding task sequence within the relevant action must be deleted too.

Step 3: Actions

The template includes a notifying action that displays a message to the user about a context status and an enforcement action that actively controls access to the session. By default, only the notifying action is enabled and the enforcement action is disabled.

Action Description Default State Customizations
deviceTRUST Client Availability - Conditional Access - Enforcement Denies access to the session if the deviceTRUST Client Extension is not installed on the remote device. Deactivated None
deviceTRUST Client Availability - Conditional Access - Notification Displays a message in the session if the deviceTRUST Client Extension is not installed on the remote device. Activated None
Note:
  • If both actions have been disabled, the contexts will still be created.
  • If both actions have been activated, the deny access task will take priority over the displaying of the notification message.

Troubleshooting

If your deviceTRUST installation or configuration does not work as expected, you can use the Troubleshooting guide to start troubleshooting.