Announcing the availability of File & Removable Media Protection 4.3

Version 4

    Dear customers,

     

    Available now, McAfee announces the release of File & Removable Media Protection 4.3. This release contains several important new product enhancements and defect fixes.

    Details of the new features in this release are listed in the section below.

     

    Note : File & Removable Media Protection (FRP) is the new name for Endpoint Encryption for Files and Folders (EEFF)

     

    File & Removable Media Protection is available in the following Endpoint Security Suites:

     

    Please refer to the following articles for suitability in your environment,

     

    New Features in this Release:

    Large file support for Removable Media

    • Files of size greater than 4 GB are now supported on USB devices encrypted with "Allow/Enforce Encryption with offsite access”(formerlyEERM) options
    • USB devices initialized with previous versions of product are automatically upgraded to support files of size greater than 4 GB when inserted on to a FRP 4.3 client

     

    OS X offsite application for Removable Media

    • Ability to view/edit and copy files to & from encrypted USB devices on Mac OS X clients
    • Support available for USB devices encrypted with"Allow/Enforce Encryption with offsite access”(formerly EERM) options
    • Mac offsite application is automatically added when device is inserted on to a FRP 4.3 client

     

    Support for Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Update

    • Extends ePO managed McAfee File & Removable Media Protection capabilities to endpoints running Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Update

     

    Support for Citrix XenDesktop environment

     

    Block Write Operations functionality

    • Option will restrict USB devices to “read-only” mode. This protection level option is already available for CD/DVDs
    • Additional ProtectionLevel “Block Write Operations”  option now available as part of Removable Media policy


    Support for USB devices up to 3 TB in size

    • With "Allow/Enforce Encryption with offsite access” (formerly EERM) options

     

    Useful links:

     

    Availability:

    The product is now available for customers from McAfee Product Downloads with a valid grant number.

     

    Best Regards,

    --Naveen Chakrapani