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Applicable policies for the Knox Manage agent

The following policies are available for Knox Manage Agent:

Policy
Description
Supported devices
Maximum Failed Sign-in Attempts
Set the maximum number of incorrect password attempts before access is restricted.
The value can be between 0 - 10 times.
Android
iOS
Windows 10
> Sign-in Failure Policy
Select the action to be performed when the maximum number of failed attempts is reached.
  • None: The device is unrestricted.
  • Factory reset: Resets the user device.
  • Lock device: Locks the device.
  • Lock Knox Manage Agent: Locks the Knox Manage Agent.
Android
iOS
Windows 10
Use Lock Screen
Allows the use of the lock screen for the Knox Manage Agent.
Android
iOS
Windows 10
Install Area
Select where the Knox Manage Agent will be installed.
  • General Area
  • Knox Workspace
Android
Lock Screen After (sec)
Set the duration for locking the device when the user has not set up a password for the screen lock.
The value can be between 300 – 3600 seconds.
Android
iOS
Windows 10
Lock Knox Workspace Screen After (sec)
Set the duration for locking the Knox Workspace area screen when the application is not used for a certain period of time.
The value can be between 300 – 3600 seconds.

NOTE— The KWS license is required to set this policy.

Android
> Fingerprint Authentication
Allows the use of the fingerprint unlock control.
Android
iOS
> Maximum Password Entry Attempts
Set the maximum number of incorrect password attempts before access is restricted.
The value can be between 0 - 10 times.
Android
iOS
Windows 10
>> Password Entry Failure Policy
Select the action to be performed when the maximum number of failed attempts is reached.
  • None: The device is unrestricted.
  • Factory reset: Resets the user device.
  • Lock device: Locks the device.
  • Lock Knox Manage Agent: Locks the Knox Manage Agent.
Android
iOS
Windows 10
> Minimum Password Length
Set the minimum length of the password.
The value can be between 6 – 20 characters.
Android
iOS
Windows 10
> Requirements for Password
Select to include which character type in a password.
  • At least 1 capital letter
  • At least 1 number
  • At least 1 special character
Android
iOS
Windows 10
> Allow 3 Consecutive Characters
Allows 3 or more consecutive characters to be used in a password.
Android
iOS
Windows 10
KM Agent Auto Update
Set whether to automatically update the KM agent on the device.
 
If you set this to Use, an automatic update of the KM agent will occur when either of the following events take place:
  • The device receives a profile update.
  • The KM agent is launched by the device user.

NOTE—This is supported starting from version 20.2 of the KM agent.

Allow Unenroll Request
Allows the disabling buttons on the device so that deactivation requests can be sent.
Android
iOS
Show All Applied Policies
Allows showing all of the policies applied on the policy list in the Knox Manage Agent.
Android
iOS
Limitation of the Download Screen Display in the Public Application
Limits the display of the download screens of public applications in the Knox Manage Agent. Only the registered public applications are displayed on the download screen.
Android
iOS
Availability for Android Version Control
Checks the Android OS version and performs actions when the device violates the OS version and conditions.
Android
> Recommended Version
Sets the Android OS version.
Android
> Conditions for Checking OS Version
Sets the conditions for the recommended OS version to apply the violation measures.
  • Allow recommended version only
  • Allow recommended version or below only
  • Allow recommended version or above only
Android
> OS Version Violation Policy
Select an action to perform when the device violates the OS version and conditions.
  • Lock device: Locks the device.
  • Lock EAS: The preloaded email application will be hidden and the user cannot use it.
Android
Availability for iOS Version Control
Checks the iOS OS version and performs actions when the device violates the OS version and the conditions.
iOS
> Recommended Version
Sets the iOS OS version.
iOS
> Version Control Policy
Sets the conditions for the recommended OS version to apply the violation measures.
  • Allow recommended version only
  • Allow recommended version or below only
  • Allow recommended version or above only
iOS
> OS Version Violation Policy
Select an action to perform when the device violates the OS version and the conditions.
  • Lock device: Locks the device.
iOS
Windows 10 Desktop Data Deployment
Sets the data distribution mechanisms for Windows 10 desktops.
Windows 10
> PPKG File
Select a data provisioning package (PPKG) file to apply to the desktops.
In the TMS Admin Portal, navigate to Management > Service Profile, and click . Then, navigate to Settings > Windows 10 > PPKG File Management, and select a provisioning package.
Windows 10
Windows 10 Mobile Data Deployment
Sets the data distribution mechanisms for the Windows 10 mobile devices.
Windows 10
> PPKG File
Select a data provisioning package (PPKG) file to apply on the mobile devices.
In the TMS Admin Portal, navigate to Management > Service Profile, and click . Then, navigate to Settings > Windows 10 > PPKG File Management, and select a provisioning package.
Windows 10