To perform a remote installation of ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 Business Edition for Linux Desktop, you must create a remote installation package using the ESET installer and then install the package on target computers using remote desktop software. The available deployment package types are .linux and .rpm.
You will need your unique username and password to download your ESET security product.
Select Save to Disk when prompted to and save the file to the Desktop.
Once the download is complete, right-click the installer,select Properties and click the Permissions tab. Select the check box next to Allow executing file as program and then click Close.
Enabling this permission is required in most instances to begin the installation and to prevent the error message Couldn't display "/home/eset/Desktop/ueavbe.i386.en.linux".
Create a Package for Remote Installation:
To begin your installation, double-click the ESET NOD32 Antivirus installer icon "ueavbe.i386.en.linux" or "ueavbe.x86_64.en.linux".
Potential SELinux conflict
SELinux may conflict with ESET NOD32 Antivirus Business Edition for Linux Desktop on some distributions. If you receive the error message "SELinux not supported", you must disable it before continuing.
Disable SELinux from Terminal window
Run the following commands under root account:
sed -i 's/selinux=enforcing|selinux=permissive/SELINUX=disabled/I' /etc/sysconfig/selinux
echo "0" > /selinux/enforce
Alternatively, open the /etc/sysconfig/selinux file and change the selinux option to:
Disable SELinux using the GUI
Click System → Administration → Security Level and Firewall. Enter your root password and click OK. Select the SELinux tab and then select Disabled from the drop-down menu. Click Apply and then OK. Restart your system for the changes to take effect.
Enter your root password if prompted and click OK. The ESET NOD32 Antivirus Setup window will display. Click Next to continue.
On the Installation Type screen, select Prepare ESETNOD32 Antivirus for remote installation and click Nextto continue.
Read the Important Information including Product Features and System requirements and click Next to continue.
On the License Agreement screen, selectI accept the terms in the License Agreement and then click Next to continue.
The Installation Mode window will be displayed. Select Typical and click Next to continue.
Additional configuration options
Selecting Custom install will display additional configuration parameters such as Proxy Server settings, ESETRemote Administrator configuration, and adding Privileged Users.
If you select Typical (recommended), the additional configuration parameters can still be accessed after installation is complete.
In the Update window, typeyour ESET-provided Username and Password and click Next to continue.
Usernames and Passwords
Remember to enter your Username and Password exactly as they are written:
The username and password are case sensitive
The hyphen in the username is necessary
The password is ten characters long and all lowercase
If you are copying and pasting, make sure you don't select an extra blank space
We do not use the letter L in passwords (use the number one (1) instead)
A big '0' is the number zero (0); a little 'o' is the lowercase letter o
In the Remote Installation Files window, click Browse to change the destination folder. Please note, this folder must be empty. Click Next.
Click Create to create the installation packages (.rpm and .linux). See Figure 1-11.
ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 Business Edition for Linux Desktop can be installed on target computers using deployment software such as LANDesk Management Suite, Network protocol Secure Shell (SSH) or Secure Copy (SCP) or removable media.