Intel Security SNS ProTip for ePO: macompatsvc.exe consumes a large amount of memory

Version 1

    When using McAfee Agent 5.0.0, the macompatsvc.exe can begin to consume a large amount of memory, and McAfee Agent may stop functioning correctly.  This issue is described in KB84789 (


    This issue is resolved in McAfee Agent 5.0.1, which is available from the Product Downloads site at:


    For more resources, visit the ServicePortal and search for related content. Also, visit the McAfee ePO Community

    SNS ProTips help you maximize your protection with troubleshooting, best practices, how-to tips, and links to Knowledge Center resources. To unsubscribe from ProTips or change your SNS settings, visit the SNS Subscription Center.