Before you can install the containerized sensor, you must set it up.

The Containerized Sensor includes both Carbon Black EDR and Image Scanning capabilities. It is used for non-Kubernetes container environments.


See Installing a Containerized Sensor.


  1. On the left navigation pane, click Inventory > Endpoints.
  2. In the upper right corner, click Sensor Options and select Configure containerized sensors.
  3. Select the sensor version. The sensor version is in the format: a.b.c.d-e.f, where a.b.c.d pertains to the original Linux sensor version and e.f is the version of the image scanning agent. For example:
  4. Click Show next to Sensor Labels and enter a key and value; for example, org_unit and finance.
  5. Click Next.
  6. On the Authentication page, click Use existing API key and select the pre-existing API key from the drop down menu.
  7. Click Next.
  8. On the Finish Setup page, download the configuration settings as either a JSON or YAML file.
  9. Click Done to finish setup and close the setup wizard.

What to do next

Install the Containerized Sensor