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    Configuring Infranet Controller General Host Checker Options (NSM Procedure)

    You can configure global options for Host Checker that apply to any user for whom Host Checker is required in an authentication policy or a role mapping rule.

    To configure general Host Checker options:

    1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager> Devices.
    2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the Infranet Controller for which you want to configure general Host Checker options.
    3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select Authentication > Endpoint Security > Host Checker > Settings tab.
    4. Add or modify Host Checker settings as specified in Table 1.
    5. Click one:
      • OK—Saves the changes.
      • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.

    Table 1: Host Checker Options Configuration Details

    OptionFunctionYour Action

    Perform check every (minutes)

    Specifies the interval at which you want Host Checker to perform policy evaluation on a client machine.

    Enter the interval in minutes.

    Note: If you enter a value of zero, Host Checker runs on the client machine only when the user signs into the Infranet Controller for the first time.

    Client-side process, login inactivity timeout (minutes)

    Specifies the time-out interval, if the user navigates from the sign-in page or if the user downloads the Host Checker over a slow connection.

    Enter the time-out interval in minutes.

    Published: 2012-11-28