Issue No.03 - May/June (2010 vol.14)
Steve Hanna , Juniper Networks
Susan Thomson , Cisco Systems
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2010.72
Network Endpoint Assessment (NEA) is a set of protocols allowing an enterprise to automatically check a device's compliance with security policy when it attaches to the network. Compliance checks might specify, for example, that critical security patches and antivirus software are installed and up-to-date.
Network Endpoint Assessment, endpoint security, security protocols, Internet, NEA
Steve Hanna, Susan Thomson, "NEA: Public Health for the Network", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.14, no. 3, pp. 77-80, May/June 2010, doi:10.1109/MIC.2010.72