App Control: Unable To Delete ABExclusions in 8.10.0+
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App Control: Unable To Delete ABExclusions in 8.10.0+


Article ID: 288526


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Carbon Black App Control (formerly Cb Protection)


  • Delete button is unavailable¬†
  • Unable to remove ABExclusions from the App Control Console


  • App Control Console: 8.10.0+


The "delete" icon is invisible due to CSS changes.


  1. Log in to the Console and navigate to https://ServerAddress/shepherd_config.php
  2. Select the Property: ABExclusionRules
  3. Copy the full Value to a text editor to make adjustments easier.
  4. Note, individual ABExclusions are separated by the pipe symbol (vertical bar), example:
    Current Value:
    ;????????.???.ps1,*-????-????-????-*.ps1,__psscriptpolicytest_*.???.ps1;;;;;;;;;3|;;;;;Microsoft Corporation,Microsoft Windows;;;;E0;7|;;*\windows\\framework*\csc.exe,*\windows\\framework*\vbc.exe,*\windows\\framework*\mscorsvw.exe;;;;;;;;3
  5. Remove the relevant ABExclusion, and replace the Value in the Shepherd Config Property, example:
    New Value:
  6. Click Change.
  7. Re-visit the /support.php > ABExclusions page and verify the changes show correctly.
NOTE: Extreme care should be taken in adjusting these manually. Improper adjustments could cause the Agents to not send File and/or Event information back to the Server.