Installing MNE You need to perform a set of tasks to complete the installation process on the required Mac or Windows client systems and manage them using McAfee ePO. Alternatively, Mac users have the option of installing MNE offline using the MNE-4.0.0.xxx.dmg package, which is provided by the administrator to client users along with the user credentials. Users can also configure the client systems remotely into the McAfee ePO server using the McAfee ePO Remote Provisioning Tool. Windows users can install MNE offline using the msi package. Installation prerequisites Before installing MNE, or subsequently enabling BitLocker on a Windows client or FileVault on a Mac OS X client, ensure that the following relevant pre-requisites are satisfied. Overview of the installation processThe installation and deployment of MNE to the required client systems consist of the following tasks. Complete details are given in subsequent sections. Requirements Make sure that your client systems meet these requirements before you install and deploy MNE. Supported McAfee ePO versions This release of McAfee Management of Native Encryption 4.1.0 is compatible with these McAfee ePO versions. Installing the product You need to install the MNE extensions and check in the software packages in to the master repository on the McAfee ePO server. A client deployment task is used to deploy the software package to client systems from the McAfee ePO server through McAfee ePO, allowing these client systems to be managed by McAfee ePO. Standalone installation Windows client users can simply install the .msi directly. Mac client users have an option of installing MNE on the client systems using the MNE-4.0.0.xxx.dmg package, which is provided by the administrator to client users along with user credentials. The standalone installer also installs or upgrades the older version of McAfee Agent to 4.8 Patch 3 for Mac OS X on the system. Users can also configure client systems remotely into the McAfee ePO server using the McAfee ePO Remote Provisioning Tool. The McAfee ePO Remote Provisioning Tool works with McAfee Agent 4.8 Patch 3 and 5.0 for Mac OS X. Upgrading the Mac client systems to MNE 4.0.0 Use this high-level process to upgrade the Mac client systems from MNE 2.1.x, 3.0.x, or 4.0.x to MNE 4.0.0 using McAfee ePO. Upgrading the Windows client systems to MNE 4.1.0 Use this high-level process to upgrade the Windows client systems from MNE 2.1.x, 3.0.x, 4.0.x to MNE 4.1.0 using McAfee ePO. Uninstalling the product To uninstall MNE, you must perform the following tasks. Migrating from EEMac to MNE You can migrate from EEMac to MNE on Mac client systems by following these steps. Reporting FIPS status to client systems The 140 series of Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) is a U.S. government computer security standard that specifies requirements for cryptography modules. Run in FIPS mode To run the client systems in FIPS mode, refer to the FileVault or BitLocker FIPS Security Policy for Mac and Windows client systems respectively.