This article shows a basic installation of the Monarx Agent. For advanced configuration, including using regex patterns in scan bases and quarantine directories, see Advanced Agent Configuration.
Monarx uses deb packages managed via
apt for Ubuntu 20.
Set up the GPG key
apt-key adv --keyserver "keyserver.ubuntu.com" --recv-keys "4E240071023138C8"
Add the repository to local sources
sudo echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://repository.monarx.com/repository/ubuntu-focal/ focal main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/monarx.list
Set up the Agent configuration file
Visit the Resources module in the Monarx web app to download a basic Agent configuration file (
monarx-agent.conf) populated with your Enterprise's
client_secret. Place the file in your servers'
Before installing the Agent & Protect modules below, uncomment/configure the
user_base values in the
monarx-agent.conf file according to the examples provided, or as described in Advanced Agent Configuration.
Install the Agent and Protect modules with
apt-get update && apt-get install monarx-protect-autodetect
monarx-protect-autodetect package pulls in the
monarx-protect packages as dependencies. It configures Protect to be loaded as a PHP extension for common configurations of PHP, although you may need to restart your web servers for the changes to take effect. You can verify that the Agent is running and communicating with the cloud successfully by navigating to the Agents module in the Monarx web app.