Manual Chapter : About Client-Side Capability
Applies To:Show Versions
- 15.1.8, 15.1.7, 15.1.6, 15.1.5, 15.1.4, 15.1.3, 15.1.2, 15.1.1, 15.1.0
The Client-Side Capability action determines whether the client is fully capable of running endpoint security (client-side) actions. The Client-Side Capability action includes two branches.
Starting from the APM Clients release 7.1.5, the APM Clients do not use browser plugins. So, the Client-Side Capability agent should not be used to determine if a client is capable of running the client-side endpoint security checks or of establishing VPN, Dynamic or Static Application tunnels.
Indicates that the user is connecting with a client that has full client-side check support.
Indicates that the user is connecting with a client that does not fully support client-side checks.
This action can be very useful as one of the first checks in an access policy. The
Fullbranch can include the required client-side checks for those clients that are capable, while the fallback branch can lead to access policy branches for other clients.
This figure shows an example in which the Client-Side Capability action is used to verify that the client is capable of running a client-side check before running the client-side check for antivirus software.
In practice, an access policy would usually include a logon action, an authentication action, and other actions.