Check connection status

To determine whether Adaptive Threat Protection on the client system gets file reputations from TIE server or McAfee GTI, check the Endpoint Security Client About page.


  1. Open the Endpoint Security Client.
  2. From the Action menu , select About.
  3. Click Adaptive Threat Protection on the left.

    The Connection status field indicates one of the following for Adaptive Threat Protection:

    • Threat Intelligence Connectivity — Connected to TIE server for enterprise-level reputation information.
    • McAfee GTI Connectivity only — Connected to McAfee GTI for global-level reputation information.
    • Disconnected — Not connected to TIE server or McAfee GTI. Adaptive Threat Protection determines the file reputation using information on the local system.