Client computer requirements

Client Proxy software runs on the endpoints in your organization. Before deploying the software to the endpoints, verify that they meet these requirements.

Hardware requirements

  • RAM — 1 GB minimum (2 GB recommended)
  • Hard disk — 300 MB free disk space minimum (500 MB recommended)

Supported operating systems on the endpoints

The Client Proxy software supports the following operating systems on the endpoints:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8 (Not including Windows 8 RT (Run Time) edition)
  • Windows 8.1 Update 1
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 10 Anniversary Update
  • Windows 10 RS2
  • Windows 10 RS3
  • OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)
  • OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)
  • macOS 10.12 (Sierra)
  • macOS 10.13 (High Sierra)

Support for macOS 10.13 (High Sierra)

Client Proxy supports macOS 10.13 (High Sierra) installed on the endpoints. Users must approve the Client Proxy kernel extension on endpoints running macOS High Sierra, or the operating system blocks the files from loading. For more information, see McAfee Knowledge Base article KB90232.