This guide describes the security features of VMware Horizon® Client™ and Horizon Agent. It is a companion guide to the Horizon Security document.

Horizon Client is the client software that end users run on their client devices to connect to remote desktops and published applications. Horizon Agent is the agent software that runs in virtual desktops, and on Microsoft RDS hosts that provide published desktops and published applications.

The information in this document is intended for IT decision makers, architects, administrators, and others who must understand the security components of VMware Horizon.