McAfee SNS ProTip for VSE: Considerations Prior to Performing Patch/Version Upgrades

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    VirusScan Enterprise engineering follows a rigorous quality assurance program to ensure patch/version stability prior to releasing a new version or patch to the world; however, each environment is unique. Therefore, it is important for the administrator to fully test any new patches or upgraded software versions prior to doing a mass deployment task to all systems in the environment.


    KB51111 — Supported Platforms, Environments, and Operating Systems for VirusScan Enterprise ( can assist in this testing phase and help avoid any potential issues by providing information on known issues. 


    For detailed information on testing VSE patch/version upgrades, visit the following community blogs:

    For more resources, visit the ServicePortal and search for VSE-related KBs. Also visit the VSE Community at:


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