[KB2709] Set up my ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 Business Edition for Linux Desktop on a network

Solution

ESET business product no longer supported

This article applies to an ESET product version that is currently in End of Life status and is no longer supported. The content in this article is no longer updated. 

For a complete list of supported products and support level definitions, review the ESET End of Life policy for business products.

Upgrade ESET business products.

In addition to your ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 Business Edition for Linux Desktop product, your business license includes ESET Remote Administrator (ERA), software to manage ESET security products on your network. Follow the steps below to download, install and configure your ESET security products on your small business network.

  1. Download your ESET security product.

    Click one of the following links for your system type to begin downloading ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 Business Edition for Linux Desktop. Please check your operating system version before downloading either version.

    32-bit download 64-bit download
    You will need your ESET Username and Password to download your ESET security product. Please reference your confirmation email for this information. If you did not receive your Username and Password visit the lost license page.

    Visit the following ESET Knowledgebase article for illustrated installation instructions: How do I install ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 Business Edition for Linux Desktop on a workstation? 
     
  2. Download, install and complete a basic configuration of ESET Remote Administrator.

    ESET Remote Administrator (ERA) is a powerful tool that assists you in managing multiple clients running ESET security products in networks. ERA features:

    •  Quick overview of your network security situation

    •  Comprehensive statistics in an intuitive graphical form 

    •  Enables virus scan on remote disks

    •  Remote installation/uninstall of your ESET security product

    •  Localization of unprotected computers in network 

    Download and install ESET Remote Administrator (6.x)

    Download and install ESET Remote Administrator (5.x)

  3. The .lic file contains the license expiration date and number of workstations for which the license is valid, and is necessary for your product to function properly. Your license file is attached to your confirmation email. For instructions on extracting your license file and adding it to your ESET security product, refer to the following Knowledgebase article:

    What do I do with my ESET security product license files?