Category Archives: Citrix

Components of Citrix StoreFront Server

1. Authentication service: This service, which is an integral part of StoreFront, authenticates users to XenDesktop and XenApp farms. 2. Store: The store retrieves user credentials from the authentication service and provides resources to the to authenticated users. The store … Continue reading

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Citrix StoreFront logon process

Once the user enters the credentials the authentication service of StoreFront fetches the user credentials and validates them with a domain controller. So the StoreFront servers must reside either within the Active Directory domain containing the user accounts or within … Continue reading

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Citrix Command Center

The Citrix Command Center (Monitoring Tool), which was available only for Enterprise/Platinum Licenses, are now available for free from 24th September 2014 onwards. Citrix Command Center is a management and monitoring solution for Citrix application networking products that include Citrix … Continue reading

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Anonymous Authentication in Citrix StoreFront

Web Interface was written in J# and Microsoft announced end of life for J# by June 2015 . As the result StoreFront has been developed from scratch using more flexible and powerful framework than Web Interface that enables StoreFront to provide next … Continue reading

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How to Mitigate Heartbleed Vulnerability in Citrix License Server

Citrix Security Advisory for CVE-2014-0160, aka the Heartbleed vulnerability. The Citrix License Server version 11.10 of the License Administration Console and older are not vulnerable to ‘Heartbleed’. The Citrix Web Service for Licensing replaces Citrix Simple License service in version … Continue reading

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