Horizon 7 includes several configuration files and similar resources that must be protected.

Table 1. Horizon Connection Server and Security Server Resources

Resource

Location

Protection

LDAP settings

Not applicable.

LDAP data is protected automatically as part of role-based access control.

LDAP backup files

%ProgramData%\VMWare\VDM\backups

Protected by access control.

locked.properties

(secure gateway configuration file)

install_directory\VMware\VMware View\Server\sslgateway\conf

Ensure that this file is secured against access by any user other than Horizon administrators.

absg.properties (Blast Secure Gateway configuration file)

install_directory\VMware\VMware View\Server\appblastgateway

Ensure that this file is secured against access by any user other than Horizon administrators.

Log files

See Horizon 7 Log Files

Protected by access control.

web.xml

(Tomcat configuration file)

install_directory\VMware View\Server\broker\web apps\ROOT\Web INF

Protected by access control.