Network Access Protection (NAP)

Latest news from the Network Access Protection (NAP) team at Microsoft.

January, 2007

  • Windows Security Health Agent (WSHA) and Windows Security Health Validator (WSHV)

    Note: This NAP blog post was originally published in January of 2007. For a current version of this post, click here . The WSHA and WSHV are the SHA/SHV delivered with Windows Vista and Longhorn Server. A version of the WSHA will also be available...
  • Video: Sneak peak of NAP on XP + 802.1x/EAP

    Hi All - The NAP Team has a surprise progress report for you today regarding NAP on XP, 802.1x and EAP that we know you will enjoy! Please check out the attached video clip and let us know your thoughts. Note: The clip is indeed silent, so there...
  • NAP the world – RSA 2007!

    Are you ready for Longhorn Server + NAP in 2007? I hope so. I hereby declare this the “year of NAP”. :-> We are making a huge bang at the RSA show this year. You have to come and check out what we have put together. It is going to blow your socks...
  • NAP Web Chats coming your way!

    Here is what we have planned for the next month. Be sure to post a comment or send me mail if there is a chat you would love to see! Using Microsoft's RADIUS server to secure your Network Setting up a secure Network for VPN or wireless access...
  • SSL VPN and NAP

    Happy New Year to everyone! There is some exciting news being announced on the RRAS blog around a new technology in Longhorn Server and Vista SP1 that enables SSL based VPN connectivity. The technology is called Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol...
  • Exactly 7 days left until curtain!

    Say it – Booth 2325 . This is the place to hang out if you come to RSA 2007 , all you NAP fans! You get to see super cool live NAP demos put together by many of our NAP partners . You also get to pick up the NAP tour-guide which will...
  • Web Chat: EAPHost in Windows Vista and Longhorn

    The Enterprise Networking Group (ENG) is hosting a web chat on Tuesday, January 18 th at 2:00 P.M. Pacific Time. This web chat will be focused on explaining the role of EAPHost, a networking component introduced in Windows Vista. EAPHost provides an Extensible...
  • Web Chat Transcript: EAPHost in Windows Vista and Longhorn

    We would like to thank everyone who participated in this web-chat event and made it a fruitful exercise. Here is the transcript . - Ambrish Verma and the EAP Team