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Supported Platforms, Environments, and Operating Systems for Data Loss Prevention Endpoint 9.x
Technical Articles ID:  KB68147
Last Modified:  1/26/2015
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Environment

McAfee Data Loss Prevention Endpoint (DLPE) 9.3, 9.2
McAfee Host Data Loss Prevention (Host DLP) 9.1

Summary

As manufacturers release new operating systems, platforms, and Service Packs, the original McAfee Product Guides might not reflect the current support policy for those platforms.

Most of the following information is available in the Product Installation Guides and Readme.txt files. However, some of the information is available only in Product Management Statements published in the Knowledge Base.
 
Microsoft Windows - Supported Client Operating Systems
 
Operating System
Microsoft Service Packs
Host DLP 9.1
End of Life (EOL)
June 7, 2014
DLPE 9.2
DLPE 9.3
Windows 8.1 (32/64-bit) 1
N/A
N N Y4
Windows 8 (32/64-bit) 1
N/A
N
N
Y
Windows 7 (32-bit) 2
1 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows 7 (64-bit) 2
1 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows Vista (32-bit) 2
2 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows Vista (64-bit)
1, 2
N
N
N
Windows XP Pro (32-bit)
3 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows XP Pro (64-bit)
N/A
N
N
N
Windows 2000 Professional
4 or later
N
N
N
Windows 2003 R2 (32/64-bit) 3
2 or later
N
Y
Y
Windows 2008 R2 (32/64-bit) 3
1 or later
N
Y
Y
Windows 2012 R2 (64-bit) 3 N/A N Y Y

1 Thin client or embedded versions Enterprise and Professional editions are not supported.
2 Thin client or embedded versions Enterprise and Business editions are not supported.
3 Full and Device Control DLP versions are supported.
4 Windows 8.1 is supported on DLPE 9.3 Patch 2 and later.

NOTES:
  • DLPE supports Microsoft Service Packs only while Microsoft officially supports them.
  • When foundation software (McAfee Agent/ePolicy Orchestrator) ends support for the operating system or Service Pack, DLPE also ends support for it.
  • File System Discovery Rules (FSDR) are not supported on servers.

Apple - Supported Client Operating Systems
 
Operating System
Apple Service Packs
Host DLP 9.1
End of Life (EOL)
June 7, 2014
DLPE 9.2
DLPE 9.3
OS X Lion
7.5 or later
N N Y1
OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.0 or later N N Y1
OS X Mavericks 10.9.0 N N Y1
OS X Yosemite 10.10 or later N N Y2
 
1 DLPE 9.3 Patch 2 or later is required for OS X Device Control including Removable Storage Device Rules.
2 Patch 4 or later. Review release notes for additional requirements.

Supported Virtualization Systems
 
Operating System
Host DLP 9.1
EOL
June 7, 2014
DLPE 9.2
DLPE 9.3
Citrix XenApp 7.6 N/A N/A Y2
Citrix XenApp 7.5 N/A N/A Y1
Citrix XenApp 6.5
N/A
N/A
Y
Citrix XenApp 6.0
N/A
N/A
Y
Citrix XenDesktop
7.0, 7.1 and 7.5
N/A
N/A
Y1
Citrix XenDesktop 7.6
N/A
N/A
Y2
Citrix XenDesktop 5.6
N/A
N/A
Y
Citrix XenDesktop 5.5
N/A
N/A
Y
VMware View 5.3
N/A
N/A
Y2
VMware View 5.2
N/A
N/A
Y1
VMware View 5.1
N/A
N/A
Y
VMware View 5.0
N/A
N/A
Y
VMware View 4.6
N/A
N/A
Y

1 Patch 3 and later.
2 Patch 4 and later.


Microsoft Windows - Supported Operating Systems with DLPE Policy Manager Console
NOTE: Because of a known User Account Control (UAC)/ActiveX issue, McAfee strongly recommends turning UAC off when installing or running the console in Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows Server 2008 systems.
 
Operating System
Microsoft Service Packs
Host DLP 9.1
EOL
June 7, 2014
DLPE 9.2
DLPE 9.3
Windows 2012 Server (64-bit) 1
N/A
N
N
Y
Windows 8 (32/64-bit) 1
N/A
N
N
Y
Windows 7 (32-bit)
1 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows 7 (64-bit)
1 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows Server 2003 R2 Family (32-bit)
1 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows Server 2003 R2 Family (64-bit)
1 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows Server 2008 R2 Family (64-bit)
1 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows Server 2008 Family (32-bit)
1 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows Vista (32-bit) 1
2 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows Vista (64-bit)
2 or later
Y
N
Y
Windows XP Professional (32-bit)
3 or later
Y
Y
Y
Windows XP Professional (64-bit)
N/A
N
N
N
Windows 2000 Server 2
1, 2, 3, 4
N
N
N

64-bit systems are supported only when running the console as an ActiveX control inside 32-bit Windows Internet Explorer (IE).

1 Windows Vista SP2 or later (Enterprise and Business editions) 32-bit and 64-bit.
2 Because of the DLPE requirement for .NET 3.5, Windows 2000 server is not supported.

NOTE: Policy Manager Console supports Microsoft Service Packs only while Microsoft officially supports them. Additionally, when foundation software (McAfee Agent/ePolicy Orchestrator) ends support for the operating system or Service Pack, DLPE also ends support for it.



Microsoft Windows - Supported Browsers with DLPE Policy Manager Console
Browser Host DLP 9.1
EOL
June 7, 2014
DLPE 9.2 DLPE 9.3
IE 11.0 N/A N/A Y2
IE 10.0 N/A N/A Y
IE 9.0 N/A Y1 Y
IE 8.0
Y1 Y1 Y
IE 7.0
Y Y Y
IE 6.0
Y Y Y

1 IE is supported when running in 7.0 compatibility mode.
2 IE11 is supported with Patch 3 or later.

Microsoft Office - Supported Microsoft Office Versions

MS Office Host DLP 9.1
EOL
June 7, 2014
DLPE 9.2 DLPE 9.3
2003 Y Y Y
2007 Y Y Y
2010 Y Y Y
2013 SP1 N N Y


Microsoft Outlook - Supported Outlook versions for Email Protection Rules and Discovery Scans

MS Outlook Host DLP 9.1
EOL
June 7, 2014
DLPE 9.2 DLPE 9.3
2003 Y Y Y
2007 Y Y Y
2010 Y Y Y
2013 SP1 1 N N Y

1 Email Storage Discovery Rule (ESDR) is not supported in Microsoft Outlook 2013.

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