About this release

This document contains important information about the current release. We recommend that you read the whole document.

Release date 18 April, 2017

Release build McAfee® Data Loss Prevention Endpoint (McAfee DLP Endpoint) client for Microsoft Windows build

This release was developed for use with: McAfee® Data Loss Prevention (McAfee DLP) extension for McAfee® ePolicy Orchestrator® (McAfee® ePO™)


This hotfix was released to support the Microsoft Windows 10 RS2 (Creators Update) release.

Supported McAfee ePO and McAfee Agent versions

Software Tested Versions
McAfee ePO
  • 5.1.3 or later
  • 5.3.2 hotfix 1144868
  • 5.9

When running McAfee ePO in Microsoft Internet Explorer, use version 10.0 or later.

McAfee® Agent for Windows
  • 4.8 Patch 3
  • 5.0.5

McAfee DLP requirements

Table 1: Hardware requirements
Hardware type Specifications
Endpoint computers
  • RAM — 1 GB minimum (2 GB recommended)
  • Hard disk — 300 MB minimum free disk space (500 MB recommended)
Network Minimum 100 megabit LAN serving all workstations and the McAfee ePO server
Table 2: Supported operating systems
Computer type Software
Endpoint computers, Microsoft Windows
  • Windows 7 SP1 32-bit or 64-bit
  • Windows 8 or 8.1 32-bit or 64-bit
  • Windows 10 1507, Windows 10 1511, Windows 10 1607 (Anniversary Update), and Windows 10 1703 (Creators Update) 32-bit or 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2008 SP2 32-bit or 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2012 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 64-bit
Note: File System Discovery Rules and Network Communication Protection Rules are not supported on servers.

Compatible McAfee products

The McAfee DLP Endpoint client for Windows in this release has been tested for compatibility with the following McAfee managed product versions.

McAfee managed product Tested versions
McAfee® Application Control (formerly Solidcore) 8.0
McAfee® Client Proxy 2.3.1
McAfee® Data Exchange Layer (DXL) 3.1
McAfee® Threat Intelligence Exchange (TIE) for Endpoint Security 10.2.2
McAfee® Drive Encryption (formerly McAfee Endpoint Encryption for PC) 7.2.1
McAfee® Endpoint Security 10.2.1 and 10.5.1
McAfee® File and Removable Media Protection (FRP) (formerly McAfee® Endpoint Encryption for Files and Folders) 4.3.1 HF2, 5.0.2, and 5.0.3
Note: FRP 5.0.3 is scheduled to be released on April 27.
McAfee® Host Intrusion Prevention System 8.0 Patch 9
McAfee® Management of Native Encryption (MNE) 4.1.1
McAfee® Policy Auditor 6.2.2
McAfee® Risk Advisor 2.7.2
McAfee® Rogue System Detection (RSD) 5.0.5
McAfee® SiteAdvisor® Enterprise 3.5.5
McAfee® Virtual Technician 8.1.0
McAfee® VirusScan® Enterprise 8.8.9

In addition, McAfee DLP Endpoint is compatible with the latest release of the WebMER tool.

Supported software

McAfee DLP Endpoint supports the following third-party software products. These versions have been tested for compatibility with this release.

Application Type Software Tested Versions
Virtualization applications Citrix XenApp
Note: Citrix Device Rules are not supported when using a separate controller server with XenApp 7.x.
6.5 FP2 and 7.9
Citrix XenDesktop VDI 7 and 7.9
VMware View 5.3, 6.0, and 6.2
VMware Hyper-V 6.3.9600
Cloud applications Box 4.0.7724.0
Dropbox 16.4.29
Google Drive 1.32.4066.7445
Microsoft OneDrive 17.0.2015–17.3.6517.0809
Security and encryption applications

Supported on McAfee DLP Endpoint. Other McAfee DLP products recognize that these files are encrypted.

Boldon James Email and Office Classifier 3.9.0
Boldon James File Classifier 3.8.1
Microsoft Active Directory Rights Management Service (AD RMS) 2008 and 2012
MobileIron 8.5.0
MobileIron AdminPortal 8.5.0
MobileIron Sentry 7.6.0
Seclore FileSecure Policy Server
Seclore Desktop Client
Stormshield Data Security 9.1.20688
Titus Classification Suite 4.6 HF 3
Titus SDK
TrueCrypt 7.0.1
Office and productivity applications Adobe Acrobat Pro X and XI
Adobe Reader 11 and DC
Google Chrome, 32-bit 37.0.2062.103–57.0.2987.110 (not including 54.x)
Google Chrome, 64-bit 49.0.2623.108–57.0.2987.110 (not including 54.x)
Lotus Notes client software 8.5.3 and 9.0.1
Microsoft Edge Microsoft Edge 40.15063.0.0 for RS2 is not supported. See KB89089 for instructions on disabling Microsoft Edge.
Internet Explorer 11
Microsoft Office, 32-bit and 64-bit 2010, 2013 SP1, and 2016
Microsoft Outlook, 32-bit and 64-bit 2010, 2013 SP1, and 2016
Microsoft Sharepoint 2010 and 2013
Mozilla Firefox, 32-bit and 64-bit 48–50