Arctic Wolf Agent Installation on Windows - Single Endpoint

Updated Jan 31, 2024

Install Arctic Wolf Agent on a single Windows endpoint

You can install Arctic Wolf® Agent on a single Windows endpoint.

Tip: To install Agent on multiple endpoints, see Install Arctic Wolf Agent on multiple Windows endpoints.

Requirements

Before you begin

Steps

You can install Agent on a single endpoint using one of these methods:

Install Arctic Wolf Agent on Windows using the Agent installer

  1. Download the Agent installer:

    1. Sign in to the Arctic Wolf Unified Portal.
    2. Click > Downloads.
    3. In the Arctic Wolf Agent section, in the Operating System list, select the required operating system.
    4. Click Download Agent.
  2. Extract the Agent zip contents into a folder to access the MSI and customer.json files.

  3. Right-click the MSI file.

  4. Click Open to run the installation.

  5. Follow the prompts to proceed with the installation.

  6. Contact your Arctic Wolf Customer Success Manager or your Concierge Security® Team (CST) at security@arcticwolf.com to confirm that Agent data is reaching Arctic Wolf.

Install Arctic Wolf Agent on Windows using the CLI

  1. Download the Agent installer:

    1. Sign in to the Arctic Wolf Unified Portal.
    2. Click > Downloads.
    3. In the Arctic Wolf Agent section, in the Operating System list, select the required operating system.
    4. Click Download Agent.
  2. Extract the Agent zip contents into a folder to access the MSI and customer.json files.

  3. Open a command prompt with administrator permissions.

  4. Run this command:

    msiexec /i <agent_file> /qn CUSTOMER_UUID=<customer_uuid> REGISTER_DNS=<regional_dns> /l*v scout_install.log

    Where:

    • <agent_file> is the name of the Agent MSI file that you downloaded.

    • <customer_uuid> is your customer UUID.

      To find this value, sign in to the Arctic Wolf Unified Portal, click > Downloads, go to the Arctic Wolf Agent section, and then copy the Your Customer UUID value.

    • <regional_dns> is your DNS hostname.

      To find this value, sign in to the Arctic Wolf Unified Portal, click > Allowlist Requirements, go to the Agent section, and then copy the DNS hostname that begins with activate.agent-common.prod.

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