XIA Configuration

Audit Remote Desktop and Assistance

Audit your Remote Desktop Settings and Remote Assistance Configuration

Check your Remote Desktop settings comply with security standards across all your Windows machines with XIA Configuration.

Use the built-in compliance benchmark to expose Windows machines that do not meet your security requirements.

Screenshot of the Remote Desktop Settings compliance benchmark results in the XIA Configuration web interface
Screenshot of the Remote Desktop Settings compliance benchmark results in the XIA Configuration web interface

Remote Desktop Audit and Documentation

XIA Configuration automates the retrieval of Remote Desktop and Remote Assistance settings across all your Windows machines.

Screenshot of remote settings in a document generated by XIA Configuration
Screenshot of remote settings in a document generated by XIA Configuration

XIA Configuration has a non-intrusive architecture with agentless data collection and PowerShell support.

Assess Remote Desktop Settings

XIA Configuration provides an overview of the remote settings configured for this machine including the Remote Desktop for Administration and Remote Assistance settings.

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Remote Desktop Settings

  • Disable Saving Passwords
  • Connection Mode
  • Licensing Mode
  • Is Session Host
  • Always Prompt For Password
  • Minimum Encryption Level
  • Security Layer
  • Single Session Restriction
  • Terminal Name

Certificate

  • Certificate Thumbprint

Redirection Settings

  • Disable COM Port Redirection
  • Disable Drive Redirection
  • Disable LPT Port Redirection
  • Disable Plug and Play Device Redirection

Temporary Folders

  • Use Temporary Folders Per Session
  • Delete Temporary Folders On Exit

Remote Desktop Users

  • Remote Desktop Users Group Name
  • Remote Desktop Users

Remote Assistance Settings

  • Enabled
  • Allow Remote Control
  • Maximum Ticket Expiry
  • Create invitations for Windows Vista or later
Screenshot showing Remote Desktop and Remote Assistance settings in the XIA Configuration web interface
Screenshot showing Remote Settings in the XIA Configuration web interface

Remote Desktop Session Hosts

For more information on documenting full Remote Desktop Session Hosts, please see the Remote Desktop Session Host page.

To see all the Windows settings supported by XIA Configuration, navigate up to Windows.

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