Linux Prerequisites for Endpoint Detection and Response

Ensure you meet the following requirements while onboarding Linux Cloud Agent for EDR 2.6.0 or later. This section covers the following:

Supported Operating Systems

The following table lists the supported operating systems for architecture x86 and x64:

OS Distribution Qualys EDR
Amazon Linux 2
CentOS Linux 6, and 7
Debian 9, 10, and 11
Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL) 6
Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL) 7 and 9
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7, 8, and 9
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 and 15
Ubuntu 16, 18, 20, 22

Installation Prerequisites

Linux Hardware Requirements

Linux Cloud Agent Version CPU Memory Disk Space
6.1.0. and above 8 Core Processor 8 GB of RAM 1024 MB

Linux Software Requirements