Release Announcement - McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 8.0 Patch 4 has released!

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    What’s New in Host IPS 8.0 Patch 4?

    New or enhanced features in Host IPS 8.0 Patch 4 (see Release Notes for details, attached)

    • Windows 8.1 / Server 2012 R2 platform support
    • This release of Host Intrusion Prevention includes an updated VSCore: version 15.1.0.543.11
    • Windows client adds support for Generic Privilege Escalation Prevention (GPEP) signature content, (GPEP-specific signature content is expected to release in Q2 2014).
    • Hotfix reporting capability
    • Support for the latest versions of SUSE Linux: SUSE 11 SP1, SUSE 10 SP4, SUSE 10 SP3
    • Support for the latest versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux: RHE 6.4, RHE 6.3, RHE 5.9, RHE 5.8
    • Updated Extension includes Firewall Adaptive mode warning.
    • Updated Extension includes reporting for timed groups usage

     

     

    Where is McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 8.0 Patch 4 available from?

    Install packages are available for download from the McAfee Support Service Portal and McAfee Downloads with a valid grant number.

     

    Where can I get more information?

     

    Readme information for Host IPS 8.0.0 Patch 4 is available from article number PD25043

    Current Known Issues information for Host IPS 8.0 Patch 4 is available from article number KB78494.

     

     

    If you want to ask questions or share feedback about this Patch,

    use Technical Support Product Discussions - Host Intrusion Prevention (HIPS) 8.0 Patch 4 discussion in System Security on

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