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How to Install ESET Management Agent

  1. Click the link and download "PROTECTAgentInstaller.tar.gz" on your home directory.
  2. To unzip the tar.gz file, enter the following commands.

    tar -xvzf PROTECTAgentInstaller.tar.gz
    sudo ./PROTECTAgentInstaller.sh
  3. To verify that the Agent is running, run the following command.

    systemctl status eraagent
    
    
  4. If the output reads Active: active (running) , the ESET Agent is active. 

How to Install ESET Antivirus for Linux

  1. Click the link and download "efs.x86_64.bin" on your home directory.
  2. Run the following command.

    sh ./efs.x86_64.bin 
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions. Once you accept the product License Agreement, installation will complete and displays the Web interface login details(URL,  username & password)..

How to Activate ESET Antivirus for Linux

  1. Log in to the Web interface.

  2. Click "Settings" > "TOOLS", and select "Proxy server".

  3. Enter the following information and click "Save".
    Use proxy server:ON
    Proxy server:proxy.cis.kit.ac.jp
    Port:8080
    Use direct connection if proxy is not available:OFF
  4. Click "Status Overview" > "License".
  5. Click "Activate with License Key".
  6. Type or copy/paste ESET License Key into the License Key field and click "Activation". The Key is listed on this page.