App Control: How to Update the Server Address or Port on an Agent (Linux)
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App Control: How to Update the Server Address or Port on an Agent (Linux)

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Article ID: 287343

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Products

Carbon Black App Control (formerly Cb Protection)

Issue/Introduction

To modify the Linux Agent to use a new Server Address and/or Port Number.

Environment

  • App Control Agent: All Supported Versions
  • Linux: All Supported Versions

Resolution

  1. Log in to the Console and navigate to https://ServerAddress/support.php > Advanced Configuration.
  2. Note the current Server ID listed (Example: {b9}ABCDEFG123456780HIJKLMNO=)
  3. Use Terminal to issue the following commands:
    cd /opt/bit9/bin
    ./b9cli --password 'GlobalCLIPassword'
    ./b9cli --tamperprotect 0
    ./b9cli --setserver NewServerAddress:NewPort:ServerID
    Example: ./b9cli --setserver AppControl.ACME.local:41002:{b9}ABCDEFG123456780HIJKLMNO=
    
  4. Verify the changes by issuing the command:
    ./b9cli --status
  5. If necessary, restart the Agent.

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