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Guys, this is a big release.  You're now able to migrate encrypted systems across ePO servers.  If this was holding up your upgrade to ePO 5.3 or 5.1, now's the time to upgrade!

Drive Encryption (DE) 7.1 Patch 3 (7.1.3) is now available. This release includes new features, fixes, and enhancements including:

  • System transfer of encrypted DE systems across ePO servers
  • Detect and notify of password changes in Windows Active Directory
  • Remove DE Duplicate Users via ePO
  • Auto power down preboot
  • Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 support
  • Ignore DE password rules during password sync for Single Sign On (SSO)
  • Enhanced support for UEFI high resolution screens
  • Windows 10 ready - See KB84419 for details (https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB84419)

To download DE 7.1.3, go to the McAfee downloads site at: http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/downloads.aspx.

For details of the new features and a complete list of the fixes for this release, see the Release Notes in PD25632: https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=PD25632.

For a list of known issues, see KB84502: https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB84502.

From our SNS ProTip Service:

 

For successful management of endpoints via ePO in Amazon Web Services cloud, there may be certain environmental requirements, depending on the cloud infrastructure. PD25350, the best practices guide for McAfee ePO usage in Amazon Web Services provides an overview of these environmental requirements.
https://kc.mcafee.com/agent/index?page=content&id=PD25350

For more resources, visit the ServicePortal and search for related content. Also, visit the ePO Community at https://community.mcafee.com/community/business/epo.

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From our SNS ProTip Service:

 

On June 30 2015, a leap second will be applied to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). Intel Security anticipates that the SIEM Enterprise Security Manager will not be affected by this leap second. For more information, please see Impact of leap second (June 30, 2015) on Enterprise Security Manager. https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB84672

For more resources, visit the ServicePortal and search for related content. Also visit the McAfee SIEM Community (https://community.mcafee.com/community/business/siem).

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