Cortex XDR for Windows Requirements – EXOsecure

The following requirements apply to standard Windows and VDI Windows endpoints:
  • Intel Pentium 4 or later with SSE2 instruction set support
  • AMD Opteron/Athlon 64 or later with SSE2 instruction set support
  • Dual core processor (minimum) for Cortex XDR Agent version 7.0 and later.
  • 2GB minimum
Hard disk space
  • 200MB minimum; 20GB recommended
Operating system versions
  • Palo Alto Networks supports the Cortex XDR agent on many operating systems, virtual environments, and virtual applications. To determine the minimum Cortex XDR agent release for a specific operating system, environment, or application, refer
    Where can I install the Cortex XDR Agent

    in the Palo Alto Networks® Compatibility Matrix.

  • Windows 7—.NET 3.5 SP1, .NET 3.5.1, or .NET 4.5
  • Windows 8—.NET 4.5
  • Windows 8.1—.NET 4.5.1
  • Windows 10 and later releases—.NET 4.6
  • Windows Server 2008 R2—.NET 3.5 SP1 or .NET 3.5.1
  • Windows Server 2012—.NET 4.5
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 and later supported Windows releases—.NET 4.5.1
Applications and utilities
  • BITS client
  • Windows Accessories (Notepad) to view logs
  • To set the language (English, German, Japanese, Spanish, French, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional) of the Cortex XDR agent console, you must install the corresponding language pack.

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