System requirements

Systems must meet specific hardware and software specification to install and use the software. Review the requirements before installing or upgrading the software.

Hardware

Component Requirements
Processors

  • Intel x86_64 architecture-based processor that supports Intel Extended Memory 64-bit technology (Intel EM64T)
  • AMD x86_64 architecture-based processor with AMD 64-bit technology

Memory

Minimum: 2 GB RAM

Recommended: 4 GB RAM

Free disk space
  • Installation directory — Minimum 3 GB
    • /tmp directory — Minimum 1 GB
    • /var directory — Minimum 1 GB
    • /opt directory — Minimum 1 GB

Operating systems

For a list of supported distributions for Threat Prevention, see McAfee Knowledge Base KB87073.

For a list of supported distributions for Firewall, see McAfee Knowledge Base KB91326.

Note: This product cannot be used on 32-bit platforms.

Management platform

  • McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator — 5.9.x or later.
  • McAfee Agent — 5.6.0 (64-bit) or later.
  • McAfee Endpoint Security ePO extension update:
    • Endpoint Security platform extension 10.6.1.1105
    • Endpoint Security Threat Prevention extension 10.6.1.1107
    • Endpoint Security Firewall extension 10.6.1.1088
  • McAfee Endpoint Security license extension — 10.6.6.101 or later.