This documentation describes various pre-requisites, key features, installation and configuration steps for Qualys Cloud Agent for VMware Tanzu.
The Qualys Cloud Agent for VMware Tanzu tile aims at deploying the Qualys Cloud Agent on all the (ubuntu stemcell based) VMs spun up in VMware Tanzu environment. With Qualys Cloud Agent deployed in your VMs, you can receive continuous network security updates through the cloud. As soon as changes are discovered on your hosts they are assessed and you know about security posture and vulnerabilities of your hosts on Qualys Platform UI.
Qualys Cloud Agent for VMware Tanzu includes the following key features:
The following table provides version and version-support information about Qualys Cloud Agent for VMware Tanzu.
|Release date||June 12, 2023|
|Software component version||22.214.171.124|
|Compatible Ops Manager version(s)||v2.6.x, v2.7.x, v2.8.x, v2.9.x,v2.10.x or v3.0.x|
|Compatible Tanzu Application Service version(s)||v2.7.x, v2.8.x, v2.9.x, v2.10.x, v2.11.x, v2.12.x,v2.13.x,v3.0.x or v4.0.x|
|Compatible Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated version(s)||v1.8.x, v1.9.x, v1.10.x, v1.11.x, v1.12.x,v1.13.x or v1.14.x|
|BOSH stemcell version||Ubuntu Jammy and Ubuntu Xenial|
|IaaS support||AWS, Azure, GCP, OpenStack and vSphere|
Qualys Cloud Agent for VMware Tanzu has the following requirements:
Valid Qualys subscription for Qualys Cloud Agent required.
If you are using Private Cloud Platform (PCP), you need to host the cloud agent.
All the target VMs where the Qualys Cloud Agent is running, must have an outbound connection to Qualys Cloud Platforms directly or through proxy.
Qualys Cloud Agent for VMware Tanzu has the following limitations:
Only Ubuntu VMs are supported.
Uninstalling the tile does not cleanly remove the cloud agent and hence during installation, the existing qualys-cloud-agent package is removed first irrespective of it being installed earlier and then the configured Debian package is installed.
If you have a feature request, questions, or information about an issue, contact Qualys Support.