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 Prevent (McAfee DLP Prevent) appliance installation images:
    • For VMware vSphere virtual appliance — McAfee-PS-11.5.0-3586.100.ps.hw10.hdd.ova
    • For Windows Hyper-V — McAfee-PS-11.5.0-3586.100.HyperV_ps.zip
    • For hardware appliance — McAfee-PS-11.5.0-3586.100.iso
  • DLP Appliance Management extension — build 11.5.0.100
  • Data Loss Prevention extension — build 11.5.0.41

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 1.1.0.163 or later
  • Common UI extension — build 1.3.0.258 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.