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How To Know if the Agent has Produced Results that can be Uploaded to OUTSCAN


This document describe how to check if the Agent have produced results that can be uploaded to OUTSCAN.

How To Check if the Agent Scan has Produced Results

When a scheduled scan has been performed, the result is submitted to the API. Failing to submit to the API will leave the results for the next call home. To check if a result has been produce by the scan to be uploaded follow the steps in this document.


Open a file Explorer or Windows PowerShell as administrator and enter the following command:

ls C:\ProgramData\Outpost24\Agent\schedules\results\


Login to you Linux system with an account having admin privileges or being able to elevate privileges and become root and run the following command:

sudo ls -la /var/cache/o24-agent/schedules/results


In both case, this directory contains the results for the Agent. Each schedule is a directory of type (UUID) that contains 1 to 2 encrypted files: commands.enc (for Linux), psh-commands.enc and registry.enc (for Windows).

Windows example:

Linux example:

You can also check the date and time of each files to ensure, they are updated and changing.

If you have several UUID sub directories, that simply means you have configured several schedules, so that you are getting several results matching the schedules.


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