About this release

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

Important: We do not support the automatic upgrade of a pre-release software version (POC or test builds). To upgrade to a production release of the software, uninstall the existing version first.
Note: For the latest information about supported platforms, environments, and operating systems, see KB79422.

Release build - McAfee Drive Encryption 7.2.8.4

This release was developed for use with:

  • McAfee® ePolicy Orchestrator® (McAfee® ePO™) 5.3.0, 5.3.1, 5.3.2, 5.3.3, 5.9.0, 5.9.1, and 5.10.0

Purpose

The McAfee Drive Encryption 7.2.8 release provides fixes for problems that were reported in previous versions. The release also delivers an important fix for issues with some Windows 10 upgrade and downgrade paths. For more information see KB91010 and KB91094.

Rating — High Priority

Mandatory Critical High Priority Recommended

  • High priority for all environments.
  • Failure to apply a High Priority update might result in potential business impact.
  • Most patches and hotfixes are considered High Priority.

For more information, see KB51560.