Some Malwarebytes Nebula actions may be performed by command line to help with custom scripting or automation by software deployment and remote monitoring and management (RMM) tools.
The Endpoint Agent Command-line tool, EACmd, is a Windows™ application created to communicate with the Endpoint Agent service. This article covers suggested methods of using EACmd in your scripts or deployment methods.
EACmd works with the Endpoint Agent using the same communication method as the Endpoint Agent Tray program. EACmd is located on each Windows endpoint at C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes Endpoint Agent\UserAgent\EACmd.exe.
--loglevel=VALUE the level of logging to set the service
-d, --diag collect diagnostic log
--debug set the level of logging for this program to debug level
--refreshagentinfo Update the agent information for the endpoint.
This will immediately post the information to the cloud console.
--updateprotection Update Protection now
--updatesoftware Update Malwarebytes Software now
--versions Collect and display versions
Will run any pending software updates that are available.
-h, --help show this message and exit
--syncnow sync with server now
--testconnections Tests connection to Malwarebytes servers
--certcheck=VALUE Check if file passes signature check
--startmbamservice start the MBAMService
Check for Protection Updates via command line (Windows)
This command performs an immediate check for Protection Updates. It is identical to performing a Protection Updates check from the Endpoints screen in the console.
Scans perform this check before scanning. The Protection Updates check also ensures Real-Time Protection uses the most recent updates.
C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes Endpoint Agent\UserAgent\EACmd.exe -updateprotection
Check for Software Updates via command-line (Windows)
This command performs an immediate check for updates to the Malwarebytes software on the endpoint. It is identical to performing a Software Updates check from the Endpoints screen in the console.
Any manual check for Software Updates ignores the Pause Software Updates policy setting.
C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes Endpoint Agent\UserAgent\EACmd.exe -updatesoftware
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