Cortex XDR - Linux Installation Instructions

Before You Begin

Uninstalling third-party antivirus products is recommended before installing and configuring these security tools.

These instructions and the provided installer are intended for personally owned devices. If you have a University-owned device, please contact your IT support person or the Help Center at support@nebraska.edu.

Note: Cortex XDR is currently supported on the following Linux distributions:

  • Amazon 2
  • Redhat 7 & 8
  • Ubuntu 12, 14, 16 & 18
  • Centos 7 & 8
  • Debian 9
  • Oracle 6, 7 & 8
  • Suse 12 & 15

For more information, see Cortex XDR for Linux Requirements.

Installation Instructions

  1. Download the Cortex XDR Linux installer script.
  2. Open a Terminal window and change your directory to the location of the install script. Example: cd ~/Downloads
  3. With elevated privileges, run the script. Example:
    sudo sh Personal_Cortex_702_Linux.sh

This Guide Applies To: