Install the Okta Privileged Access gateway on Ubuntu or Debian

  1. Add the Okta Privileged Access repository key.

    curl -fsSL | gpg --dearmor | sudo tee /usr/share/keyrings/oktapam-2023-archive-keyring.gpg > /dev/null

  2. Create a package resource list entry. Replace DISTRIBUTION with the appropriate distribution name such as xenial, jammy, or bullseye. The distribution names for supported platforms are provided in the following.

    echo "deb [signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/oktapam-2023-archive-keyring.gpg] DISTRIBUTION okta" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/oktapam-stable.list




    Ubuntu 16.04 xenial

    Ubuntu 18.04 bionic

    Ubuntu 20.04 focal

    Ubuntu 22.04 jammy


    Debian 10 buster

    Debian 11 bullseye

  3. Update the list of available packages.

    sudo apt-get update

  4. Search for the Okta Privileged Access packages.

    sudo apt-cache search scaleft

  5. Install the gateway.

    sudo apt-get install scaleft-gateway

Next steps

Create tokens and labels

Configure server settings