Obtain and add rule update credentials

The ESM provides policy, parser, and rule updates as part of your maintenance contract. You have 30 days of access before your permanent credentials are required.


  1. Obtain your credentials by sending an email message to Licensing@McAfee.com with this information:
    • McAfee grant number
    • Account name
    • Address
    • Contact name
    • Contact email address
  2. When you receive your customer ID and password from McAfee, select System PropertiesSystem InformationRules Update on the system navigation tree.
  3. Click Credentials, then type the customer ID and password.
  4. Click Validate.