About this product

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

CAUTION: 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 the Supported Environments KnowledgeBase article KB79375.

Release build - McAfee® Management of Native Encryption (MNE) 4.1.4 ( Windows and Mac)

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


This release of MNE addresses an issue found in MNE 4.1.3 (FileVault) and earlier versions that allowed a local user to gain elevated privileges to their system during product activation, via crafted user input. For more information about this security enhancement, see the Security Bulletin SB10232.

The MNE 4.1.4 release also fixes problems that were reported in previous versions.


  • MandatoryMcAfee rates this release as a high priority for all environments to avoid a potential business impact. Apply this update as soon as possible.
For more information, see KB51560.