Manage your Defenders

When using the Prisma Cloud Defenders, you can complete the following tasks to manage the agents.
You can expect a runtime restart in the following scenarios.
  • When a Defender starts.
  • When a Defender stops.
  • When you add the first blocking rule.
  • When you remove the last blocking rule.
  • When a Defender upgrades because the Defender restarts.
When Defender restarts in Openshift Kubernetes clusters, nodes may become NotReady. The nodes come back online after the kubelet restart is complete.
To deploy and configure specific Defender instances, choose from the following list.