To function properly, The Kolide Agent requires write access to a couple of locations on disk.

Local Database

The agent needs access to where it keeps a variety of local database and state files. By default, on a macOS and unix systems this is /var/kolide-k2/

Binary Updates

For auto update to work, launcher must be able to write new versions to disk. These are placed along side the distributed binary, by default this is /usr/local/kolide-k2/bin/

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