Deploy ThreatLocker using Group Policy

ThreatLocker MSI download
Download ThreatLocker MSI from https://portal.threatlocker.com

Login using your administrator details and create/select the computer group you want to deploy ThreatLocker to, download and save the MSI package.

Create a shared folder
The first step in deploying an MSI through GPO is to create a distribution point on the publishing server. This can be done by following these steps:

Log on to the server as an Administrator
Create a shared network folder (this folder will contain the ThreatLocker MSI package)
Set permissions on this folder in order to allow access to the distribution package
Copy the MSI into the shared folder
Note: Do not rename the ThreatLocker MSI, and the installer key will not work.

Create a Group Policy Object
An MSI package is deployed through GPO as a Group Policy Object. In order to create an object for your package, you can follow these steps:

Open Group Policy Management
Right-click on the OU where your computers are stored.
Click Create a GPO in this domain, and Link it here…
Enter a name for the Group Policy. E.g. Install ThreatLocker
In the right pane, right click on the newly created GPO and Click Edit
Expand Computer Configuration > Policies > Software Settings > Software Installation
Right click in the right pane and click New Package.
Browse to the network share where the ThreatLocker MSI is saved and select the ThreatLocker MSI.
Select Assigned as the Deployment Method and Click OK.


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