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Patch 1 for VirusScan for Mac/Security for Mac is now available

Please note that Patch 1 for:

  • VirusScan for Mac 9.0.0 (also known as Security for Mac-Anti-malware 1.0)
  • Security for Mac 1.0

Has been made available. Patch 1 was posted on May 17th, 2010. These Patches address a number of issues with the Mac products mentioned above, including (but not limited to):

  • McAfee Agent versions 4.0 Patch 2 and 4.5 are not supported.
  • VMDK files are damaged if McAfee Security 1.0 is running and if you manually restart your Mac.
  • There is a delay in launching Microsoft Office application files if on-access scanning is enabled on your Mac.
  • McAfee Security 1.0 is uninstalled and re-installed at every ePolicy Orchestrator policy enforcement interval.

McAfee recommends that you download and install this Patch in order to benefit from the fixes to the issues mentioned above. For downloading McAfee products, updates and documentation, visit the downloads page at:

For instructions on downloading, see: KB54808 - Downloading McAfee products, updates, or documentation.

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