EDR: How to install the Console on Linux
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EDR: How to install the Console on Linux


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Carbon Black EDR (formerly Cb Response)


How to install the Console on Linux.


  • EDR Server: All Supported Versions
  • RHEL/CentOS: All Supported Versions


  1. Download RHEL/CentOS
  2. Configure networking (hostname / enable network)
  3. Once installed, open Terminal
  4. Subscribe to subscription manager: 
# subscription-manager register
  1. Attach to subscription:
# subscription-manager attach --auto
  1. Install the CB License RPM onto the new server: 
carbon-black-release-<customer dependent>.x86_64.rpm
  1. Install the RPM package: 
#rpm -ivh carbon-black-release-<customer dependent>.x86_64.rpm
  1. Open the Carbon Black repo in the VIM editor:
# vi /etc/yum.repos.d/CarbonBlack.repo
  1. In the CarbonBlack.repo file, change the base url to:

  1. Download and install the EDR Server packages and dependencies:
# sudo yum install cb-enterprise -y
  1. Complete the installation by running:
# sudo /usr/share/cb/cbinit


Additional Information

For additional reference please refer to the most recent Server/Cluster Management Guide "Installing the Server" section