Product overview McAfee® Client Proxy is endpoint client software for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X that is an essential component of the McAfee® Web Protection hybrid deployment solution. The Client Proxy technology allows you to apply your organization's web security policy to a computer, regardless of its location. What is McAfee Web Protection hybrid?The McAfee Web Protection hybrid solution allows organizations to switch between network-based and cloud-based security solutions depending on the location of the protected computer. How Client Proxy worksMcAfee Client Proxy extends network security solutions to computers outside the corporate network. End users receive automatic protection, regardless of their location (for example, a laptop or mobile computing device in a hotel or coffee shop). Features McAfee Client Proxy provides these features. Working with end users End users can view information about Client Proxy on their computers or temporarily suspend policy enforcement by contacting a McAfee® Help Desk administrator.