I've sifted around but can't find anyone else asking this.
Has anyone been able to do a conditional hostcheck based on users signing in with a mobile device such as an iPad vs. a Windows OS?
For example, if a user signs in with a Windows OS, the hostchecker would enforce AV, OS and Patching policies, however, if an iPad user signed in (same ACL group) Hostchecker would not fire based on some string/value or other item to be checked.
I know I can do things like this with UserAgent strings but I'm thinking that would quickly become a can of worms.
Anyway, if someone has had success with this, I'd love to know what you've done.
I've wondered if there might be a way to look at the agent strings in some custom sign-on pages, and use that information to select the realm. Has anyone done this? I'm afraid my HTML coding knowledge is too limited to know if this is possible.
This should be possible if the host check is only evaluates on realm-level and enforce on a specific role for Win OS.
This in a combination with role-mapping with useragent string maybe does the trick?