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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(Ubuntu)

  1. Click the link and download "eea-9.0.5.0.x86_64.bin" on your home directory.
  2. Run the following command.

    sh ./eea-*.*.*.*.x86_64.bin 
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions. Once you accept the product License Agreement, installation will complete.

How to Activate ESET Antivirus for Linux(Ubuntu)

  1. Run the following command.

    /opt/eset/eea/sbin/lic --key XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX

    NOTE: XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX represents your ESET Endpoint Antivirus for Linux License Key. The Key is listed on this page.