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QRadar Risk Manager: How to check for installed adapters and locate latest on IBM Fix Central

How To


Summary

How to verify if the latest QRadar Risk Manager adapters are installed.

Steps

  1. Log in to your Console as the root user.
  2. Open an SSH session to your QRadar Risk Manager appliance.
  3. To list currently installed scanner RPM files, type:
    yum list installed | grep adapters
    Optionally, if you want to output the command to a file, type:
    yum list installed | grep adapters < installed_scanners.txt
  4. Review the output of the command.
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  5. To verify whether a newer version of a scanner is available, go to IBM Fix Central.
    1. For QRadar Risk Manager 7.5.x, see adapter bundle on IBM Fix Central.
    2. For QRadar Risk Manager 7.4.x, see adapter bundle on IBM Fix Central.
  6. If a newer adapter bundle is available, click on the link and log in to IBM Fix Central.
  7. Right-click on the bundle and click Copy Link.
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  8. To download the file to your Risk Manager appliance, type the following command:
    wget {paste in the copied link}
    If you download the file to your Console, you can scp the zip file to your Risk Manager appliance.
    scp adapters.bundle-2022.09-13093628.zip  [email protected]:
  9. To unpack and install the adapters, type the following command:
    unzip adapters.zip yum install -y adapters*.rpm
  10. To install the adapters, type the following command:
    yum install -y adapters*.rpm
  11. To restart the services for the ziptie server and complete the installation, type the following command:
    service ziptie-server restart

    Results
    After the service restarts, the adapters are updated.

Document Location

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Document Information

Modified date:
21 November 2023

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ibm17060806