What's new in the 11.5.0 release

Releases can introduce new features and enhancements or update platform support.

Caution: We do not support the upgrade of a pre-release software version. To upgrade to a production release of the software, you must perform a new installation with the production version.

Release details

Release date — May 12, 2020

Release build:

  • McAfee® Data Loss Prevention Monitor (McAfee DLP Monitor) appliance installation images:
    • For VMware vSphere virtual appliance — McAfee-MS-11.5.0-3586.100.ms.hw10.hdd.ova
    • For hardware appliance — McAfee-MS-11.5.0-3586.100.iso
  • DLP Appliance Management extension — build
  • Data Loss Prevention extension — build

This release updates components that depend on these McAfee ePO extensions:

  • McAfee® Agent — version 5.6.2
    Note: McAfee Agent is built into the appliance software and can't be updated through McAfee ePO.
  • Appliance Management extension — build or later
  • Common UI extension — build or later

Updated platform, environment, or operating system support

You can get the latest information about supported platforms, environments, and operating systems from KB87112.

New features

This release introduces a new feature.

DLP Getting Started — This release introduces the DLP Getting Started feature. Getting Started with DLP helps you configure McAfee DLP product quickly and protect your data immediately post-installation. Use this feature to add license and shared location details, and create your first McAfee DLP rule and policy.