McAfee DLP Prevent 11.6.0 Release Notes

The McAfee DLP Prevent 11.6.0 release includes new features and can update platform support.

Release details

Release build:

  • McAfee® Data Loss Prevention Prevent (McAfee DLP Prevent) appliance installation images:
    • For VMware vSphere virtual appliance —
    • For Windows Hyper-V —
    • For hardware appliance — McAfee-PS-11.6.0-3602.100.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 5.7.0
    Note: McAfee Agent is built into the appliance software and can't be updated through McAfee ePO.
  • Appliance Management extension — build
  • Common UI extension — build or later

Updated platform, environment, or operating system support

For information on supported platforms, environments, and operating systems, see KB87112.

New or changed features

This release introduces new features or improves existing features:

Support for MVISION ePO management — The McAfee DLP Prevent appliance software 11.6.0 supports the management of McAfee DLP Prevent appliances from MVISION ePO. For information about the MVISION DLP Prevent release, see McAfee MVISION Data Loss Prevention Prevent Release Notes.

Classification improvements — The built-in classifications, dictionaries, and advanced pattern definitions are enhanced to reduce false positives. Review and customize built-in classifications, dictionaries, and advanced patterns used in DLP policies to suit your protection goals.

Known issues

For a list of current known issues, see McAfee Data Loss Prevention 11.x.x Known Issues (KB89301).

Resolved issues

This update resolves known issues.

Important: This release is cumulative and contains fixes from all previous releases.

Resolved issues
Reference Resolution
DLPN-8795 This release fixes the false hardware errors that are reported by Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) after upgrading the appliance software.
DLPN-8803 This release fixes the false system description errors that are reported by Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) monitoring after upgrading the appliance software.
DLPN-8965 This release fixes an issue where McAfee DLP Endpoint and McAfee DLP appliance evidence match count and unique match counts are different with the same rule applied.
DLPN-8992 This release resolves an issue in McAfee DLP appliances, where .cab files cause “Bad File Format” errors in the syslog.
DLPN-8993 Syslog now shows the missing information, such as "DLP policy name", "rule set name", "evidence file name (attachment name)" and "file type".
DLPN-8994 McAfee DLP appliance is now updated to validate all International Bank Account Number (IBAN) international patterns.
DLPN-9013 McAfee DLP appliance is now fixed to not display the incorrect high disk usage alerts in /var.
DLPN-9544 This release enforces the HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) response header for the HTTPS protocol on appliance GUI port 10443.
DLPN-9551 McAfee DLP appliances now honor the priority set in OCR language as expected.
DLPN-9938 Incidents are now generated for True File Type classifications when an end-user uploads multiple files to Google Drive.