📄️ Installation Prerequisites
Complete the following steps before you install the agent.
📄️ Required Connectivity, Proxies & Certificates
This topic describes the required connectivity, proxies, URLs, IP addresses amd certificates you must allowlist to enable the Lacework agent to communicate with the platform
📄️ Create Agent Access Token
The Lacework agent requires a valid agent access token to successfully authenticate with the Lacework server.
📄️ Download Agent Installer
You can use one of the following methods to download the Linux agent installer and install it.
📄️ Configure Access to Tags and Metadata in AWS
The Lacework agent can retrieve user defined tags and other metadata from the AWS EC2 instances on which the agent is installed and display them in the Lacework Console. This enables you to do the following:
📄️ Configure Access to Labels in Google Cloud
Google Cloud supports user-defined labels to organize your Google Cloud resources. For more information, see Creating and Managing Labels.
🗃️ Install on Hosts
🗃️ Install on Containers
🗃️ Install on Kubernetes
📄️ Troubleshoot a Failed Installation
Once installed and running, the agent starts collecting and batching data. The data collected is periodically transmitted over an encrypted channel to Lacework servers for analysis. It may take up to 2 hours to construct a base graph and for the Lacework Console to populate. Lacework sends a notification to the email address used during registration to inform the user when results are first available in the Lacework Console.