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How to upgrade the McAfee IPS to 8.3


     In February of 2016 Intel Security released version 8.3 of it's IPS software manager.  The Network

     Security Manager (NSM) is the UI for managing the McAfee IPS sensor(s) the sensors in combination with

     the manager is called the McAfee Network Security Platform (NSP).



Version Compatibility

     The chart below comes directly from the release notes for version 8.3 published on February 9th 2016. 

     For new hardware compatibility check for newer versions of the release notes.

NSP Compatibility Chart.JPG

Additional Resources

8.3 Installation Guide

8.3 Integration guide

8.3 Best Practices Guide

8.3 Troubleshooting Guide

Upgrade Guide

Video: Understanding Version Numbers

Video: Feature Release vs Baseline Release

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