Step 1: Download the agent installer (but don't launch it)
2. Choose between a
Single agent deployment (providing instructions and a link to download the agent for the machine) or
Mass deployment (providing the parameters you need for your installation script).
If choosing Single Agent deployment:
3. Enter the details for the machine you wish to scan:
👉 Operating System
👉 Operating System version
👉 Your device name (this must be unique and contain only letters, numbers or hyphens)
👉 (optional) Add any tag(s)
➡️ Hit '
You should see something similar to this:
Step 2: Run the command
👉 Wait for the agent to download (don't open the installer)
👉 Open Command Prompt (as Admin), change to the directory that you downloaded the installer to. If you don't know, then take a look at this section of our Troubleshooting article
👉 Copy the command and run it
Step 3: Reboot the machine
You should see something like this pop up:
What do the statuses mean?
You may notice an amber status under the Latest Activity column, like this:
This status gives an insight into the current status of the installation or linking process.
Added. Awaiting agent.
The target has been added to the Intruder portal but the agent is not yet linked and reporting back from the target.
The agent has been unlinked or removed from the target, this would indicate something has happened locally on the target to remove the connection to Intruder.
If you have any trouble, please click the button below:
Note: Internal vulnerability scanning is only available to users with a Pro, Premium or Vanguard plan.