Hello Palo Alto Team.
When installing Cortex XDR on a user, we must disable Windows Anti-Tampering, due to the following error:
If Windows Anti-Tampering is disabled, we still have installation problems.
Operating system name: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro
Operating system version: 10.0.19042 N/D Compilación 19042
I see that as well on a handful of assets as well. I spoke to the tac on this and they basically said to either un-install or run the cleaner.
you can also try to use cytool to disable
Having said that I always see this on a handful of assets, and find it is just quicker to either uninstall the old version then re-install.
would be nice to know why this is happening.
As @PeteJacobCF mentioned, you first need to disable the Agent Tampering protections.
You need to open CMD in admin mode, cd to "c:\program files\Palo Alto Networks\Traps\", then type "cytool protect disable". You will need to enter the Supervisor/Uninstall password. All protections are disabled. Now you can continue with uninstall/install process.
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