Run KACE Scripts
  • 23 May 2022
  • 2 Minutes to read
  • Dark
    Light
  • PDF

Run KACE Scripts

  • Dark
    Light
  • PDF

Run KACE Scripts runs a KACE script on each of the entities that are the result of the saved query supplied as a trigger (or devices selected in the asset table).

To configure the Run KACE Scripts action, from the Action Library, click Deploy Files and Run Commands, and then click Run KACE Scripts.

Connection Settings

  1. Use stored credentials from the Quest KACE adapter (required, default: False) - Select this option to use the first connected Quest KACE adapter credentials.
NOTE
  • To use this option, you must successfully configure a Quest KACE adapter connection.
  • The user name and the password used for the adapter connection must have the Required Permissions to fetch assets.
  1. KACE SMA Domain (required) - The hostname of the KACE Systems Management Appliance (SMA) server.
  2. User Name and Password (required) - The user name and password for an account that has permissions to run scripts on machines.
  3. Organization Name (optional, default: empty) - The organization name. If the KACE Systems Management Appliance (SMA) appliance is configured for multiple organizations, The connection is limited to a single specified organization for the requesting user.
    • If supplied, Axonius will use the specified organization name when connecting to the host defined for this connection and authenticating the API request.
    • If not supplied, Axonius will use "Default" organization name connecting to the host defined for this connection and authenticating the API request.
  4. Verify SSL (required, default: False) - Verify the SSL certificate offered by the host supplied in KACE SMA Domain. For more details, see SSL Trust & CA Settings.
    • If enabled, the SSL certificate offered by the host will be verified against the CA database inside of Axonius. If it fails validation, the connection will fail with an error.
    • If disabled, the SSL certificate offered by the host will not be verified against the CA database inside of Axonius.
  5. HTTPS proxy (optional, default: empty) - A proxy to use when connecting to the value supplied in KACE SMA Domain.
    • If supplied, Axonius will utilize the proxy when connecting to the value supplied in KACE SMA Domain.
    • If not supplied, Axonius will connect directly to the value supplied in KACE SMA Domain.
  6. HTTPS proxy user name (optional, default: empty) - The user name to use when connecting to the value supplied in KACE SMA Domain via the value supplied in HTTPS proxy.
    • If supplied, Axonius will authenticate with this value when connecting to the value supplied in HTTPS proxy.
    • If not supplied, Axonius will not perform authentication when connecting to the value supplied in HTTPS proxy.
  7. HTTPS proxy password (optional, default: empty) - The password to use when connecting to the value supplied in KACE SMA Domain via the value supplied in HTTPS proxy.
    • If supplied, Axonius will authenticate with this value when connecting to the value supplied in HTTPS proxy.
    • If not supplied, Axonius will not perform authentication when connecting to the value supplied in HTTPS proxy.

Action Settings

  • Script ID (required) - The ID of the KACE script to run.

APIs

Axonius uses the KACE Systems Management Appliance (SMA) API.

Required Ports

Axonius must be able to communicate with the value supplied in Hostname or IP Address via the following ports:

  • TCP port 443

To learn more about configuring Enforcement Sets, see Configuring Enforcement Sets.


First name must have atleast 2 characters. Numbers and special characters are not allowed.
Last name must have atleast 1 characters. Numbers and special characters are not allowed.
Enter a valid email
Enter a valid password
Your profile has been successfully updated.