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Supported platforms, environments, and operating systems for Host Intrusion Prevention 8.0
Technical Articles ID:  KB70778
Last Modified:  12/18/2015
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McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention (Host IPS) 8.0

Summary

Product Release Information

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Host IPS 8.0 for Windows
Build#
Article#
8.0 RTW
8.0.0.1741
8.0 Hotfix 660568
8.0.0.1829
8.0 Patch 1
8.0.0.1919
8.0 Patch 1 Hotfix 682442
8.0.0.1925
8.0 Patch 1 Hotfix 688393
8.0.0.1955
8.0 Patch 1 Hotfix 712198
8.0.0.1981
8.0 Pre-Patch 2 Hotfix 833271 
(For information on an issue that occurs when upgrading to Patch 2, see KB76593.)
8.0.0.2481
8.0 Patch 2
8.0.0.2151
8.0 Patch 2 Hotfix 771202
8.0.0.2198
8.0 Patch 2 Hotfix 791162
(For a security vulnerability fix, see SB10034.)
8.0.0.2239
8.0 Patch 2 Hotfix Rollup 803520
8.0.0.2482
8.0 Patch 2 Hotfix 843301
8.0.0.2588
8.0 Patch 3 (Windows 8 and 2012 only)
8.0.0.2589
8.0 Patch 4
8.0.0.2919
8.0 Patch 4 Hotfix 927324 
8.0.0.2933
8.0 Patch 4 Hotfix 917046
8.0.0.2935
8.0 Patch 4 Hotfix 923579
8.0.0.2964
8.0 Patch 4 Hotfix 913276
8.0.0.2970
8.0 Patch 4 Hotfix 981275
8.0.0.3082
8.0 Patch 4 Hotfix 952227
8.0.0.3122
8.0 Patch 5
8.0.0.3203
Host IPS 8.0 Patch 6 for Windows 8.0.0.3363 KB84853
Host IPS 8.0 Patch 6 for Windows, Hotfix 1059145 8.0.0.3409 PD26139
Host IPS 8.0 Patch 7 for Windows - expected RTW Q1 2016 N/A N/A
 
 
Host IPS 8.x for Linux
Build#
Article#
Linux 8.0.0 RTW
 8.0.0.1741
Linux 8.0.0 update #1
 8.0.0.1776
Linux 8.0.0 (Red Hat 6)
 8.0.0.1919
Linux 8.0.0 Patch 2 & 3
 8.0.0.2151
Linux 8.0.0 Patch 4
 8.0.0.2923
Linux 8.0.0 P4 update for Red Hat 6.5 
 8.0.0.2989
Linux 8.0.0 P4 Hotfix 982196 
This HF does not support Red Hat 6. Please use HF966320. 
8.0.0.3031
Linux 8.0.0 P4 Hotfix 966320 
This release supports Red Hat 6 operating systems only. Other Linux versions use HF982196.
8.0.0.3072
Linux 8.0.0 Patch 5
8.0.0.3213
Host IPS 8.0 Patch 6 for Linux  8.0.0.3369 KB85128
Host IPS 8.0 Patch 7 for Linux 8.0.0.3532 KB85987

Host IPS 8.0 for Solaris
Build#
Article#
Solaris 8.0 RTW
 8.0.0.1741
Solaris 8.0 Patch 2 & 3
8.0.0.2535
Solaris 8.0 Patch 4
8.0.0.2919
Solaris 8.0 Patch 5
8.0.0.3213
Host IPS 8.0 Patch 6 for Solaris - expected RTW late Q4 2015 N/A N/A

 
ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) 4.x/5.x Host IPS 8.0 Extension
Build#
Article#
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.5/4.6
8.0.0.502
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.5/4.6
8.0.0.508 (RTW)
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.5/4.6
8.0.0.528 (Patch 1)
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.5/4.6
8.0.0.563 (Patch 2)
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.5/4.6
8.0.0.600
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.5/4.6/5.0
8.0.3.701
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.5/4.6/5.0/Endpoint for Mac 2.0
8.0.3.762
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.5.6 (173) and later, 4.6 (1089) and later, 5.0 (1160) and later, 5.1 (509) and later
8.0.4.838
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO, Hotfix 947357 (with Windows client HF917046) 
8.0.4.860
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.6/5.1, Hotfix 1036309
8.0.5.924
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.6/5.x, Patch 5
8.0.5.924 (Patch 5)
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.6/5.x, Patch 6 1 8.0.6.978 (Patch 6) KB84853
Host IPS 8.0 Extension for ePO 4.6/5.x, Patch 7 1- expected RTW late Q4 2015 N/A N/A
 
1 Host IPS 8.0 Extension 8.0.6.978 or later must be used with ePO Server 5.1.3 and ePO Server 5.3.1 and later versions. For details, see PD25972.  The Host IPS 8.0 Extension 8.0.6.978 can be installed on other supported ePO 4.x and 5.x server versions, but specifically for ePO 5.1.3/5.3.1, you must use the 8.0.6.978 extension.  ePO 5.1.3/5.3.1 do not support any Host IPS extension versions prior to 8.0.6.978.
NOTE: To request support for operating systems not listed in this article, submit a Product Enhancement Request:
The Product Enhancement Request (PER) system is currently unavailable. For additional information on PERs, see KB60021.


Microsoft Windows - Supported WORKSTATION operating systems with Host IPS 8.0 for Windows

 
Operating System
Microsoft
Service Packs
Host IPS 8.0
Windows 10, Windows 10 Update1 (TH2)  - Y (P6)
Windows 8.1 August 2014 Update 2 Rollup  - Y
Windows 8.1, Update 1 2
 - Y
Windows 8.1 2
 - Y
Windows 8.0 1
 - Y
Windows 7 (32-bit)
Professional, Enterprise, and Ultimate Editions
1
Y
Windows 7 (64-bit)
Professional, Enterprise, and Ultimate Editions
1
Y
Windows Embedded Standard 7 (32-bit) 4
1
Y (P2+)
Windows Embedded Standard 7 (64-bit)4
1
Y (P2+)
Windows Vista (32-bit)
Business, Enterprise, and Ultimate Editions
1, 2
Y
Windows Vista (64-bit)
Business, Enterprise, and Ultimate Editions
1, 2
Y
Windows XP Professional (32-bit) 3
2, 3
Y
Windows XP Professional for Embedded Systems (32-bit) 3, 4 2, 3 Y (P2+)
Windows XP Embedded (32-bit) 4 2, 3 Y (P2+)


1 Added in Host IPS 8.0 Patch 3. For details, see KB75919.
2 Added in Host IPS 8.0 Patch 4. For details, see KB78494. Windows 8.1+ requires a McAfee Agent version of 4.8 Patch 1 to be supported.
3 Host IPS 8.0 is not supported on Windows XP (64-bit).
4 The Windows Embedded Enterprise family of products includes full versions of the following operating systems, licensed for embedded use:
  • Windows 7 Professional for Embedded Systems
  • Windows 7 Ultimate for Embedded Systems
  • Windows Vista Business for Embedded Systems
  • Windows Vista Ultimate for Embedded Systems
  • Windows XP Professional for Embedded Systems
Additionally, Host IPS 8.0 supports Windows XP Pro for Embedded Systems as long as the OS has not been modified in any way from a standard Windows XP Pro version. Reported issues will be addressed if replicated on a standard Windows XP Professional OS. For more information, see the Microsoft statement on Windows XP Professional for Embedded Systems at http://www.microsoft.com/windowsembedded/en-us/develop/windows-xp-professional-for-embedded-systems-end-of-life.aspx.


Microsoft Windows - Supported SERVER operating systems with Host IPS 8.0 for Windows

Operating System
Microsoft
Service Packs
Host IPS 8.0
Windows Server 2012 R2, August 2014 Update 2 rollup 2 - Y
Windows Server 2012 R2, Update 1 2 - Y
Windows Server 2012 R2 2 - Y
Windows Server 2012 1 - Y
Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)
1
Y
Windows Server 2008 (32-bit)
1, 2
Y
Windows Server 2008 (64-bit)
1, 2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Release 2 Enterprise (32-bit)
2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Release 2 Enterprise (64-bit)
2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Release 2 Standard (32-bit)
2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Release 2 Standard (64-bit)
2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Release 2 Web
2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Enterprise (32-bit)
2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Enterprise (64-bit)
2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Standard (32-bit)
2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Standard (64-bit)
2
Y
Windows Server 2003 Web
1
Y

1 Added in Host IPS 8.0 Patch 3. For details, see KB75919.
2 Added in Host IPS 8.0 Patch 4. For details, see KB78494.

NOTE: IIS, Apache, and SQL support is limited to server-type operating systems, per the Host IPS for Server system requirements: http://www.mcafee.com/us/products/host-ips-for-server.aspx#vt=vtab-Requirements.
 
 
Windows - Supported web servers with Host IPS 8.0 for Windows
 
Host IPS 8.0 Patch 2 supports IIS 6, 7, and 7.5 only
Host IPS 8.0 Patch 3 supports IIS 8 only
Host IPS 8.0 Patch 4 supports IIS 6, 7, 7.5, 8, and 8.5
 
 
Windows - SQL servers with Host IPS 8.0 for Windows
 
SQL 2005 RTM (2005.90.1399) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2005 Hotfix 932557 (2005.90.1406) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2005 SP1 (2005.90.2047) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2005 SP2 (2005.90.3042) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2005 SP3 (2005.90.4035) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2005 SP4 (2005.90.5000) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2005 SP4 CU1 (2005.90.5254) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2005 SP4 CU2 (2005.90.5259) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2005 SP4 CU3 (2005.90.5266) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2008 RTM (2007.100.1600) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2008 SP1 (2007.100.2531) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2008 SP2 (2007.100.4000) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2008 R2 RTM (2009.100.1600) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2008 R2 MS11-049 (2009.100.1617) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2008 R2 SP1 (2009.100.2500) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2012 RTM (2011.110.1600) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2012 CU1 (2011.110.2316) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2012 SP1 (2011.110.3000) 32-bit and 64-bit
SQL 2012 CU1 SP1 (2011.110.3321) 32-bit and 64-bit
 
 
NOTE: For additional information on supported SQL Server versions, see KB65845.

Linux - Supported operating systems with Host IPS 8.0 for Linux  

 
SUSE Linux
Enterprise version
(32-bit)
Minimum Host IPS 8.0 
Patch version
Minimum Host IPS 8.0 
Build version
11 SP1  
Patch 4, 5
8.0.0.2919
11

RTW- Patch 3 

8.0.0.1741
10 SP3 up to SP4 Patch 4, 5 8.0.0.2919
10 up to SP2 RTW- Patch 3 8.0.0.1741
Red Hat
Enterprise version
(32-bit)
Minimum Host IPS 8.0 
Patch version
Minimum Host IPS 8.0 
Build version
6.6 Patch 5 8.0.0.3072
6.5  
Hotfix 966320, Patch 5
8.0.0.3072
6.3 to 6.4

Patch 4, 5

8.0.0.2919
6.0 to 6.2 Patch 4, 5 8.0.0.2919
5.8 to 5.11 Patch 4, 5 8.0.0.2919
5.0 to 5.7 RTW- Patch 3 8.0.0.1741
4.0 to 4.9 RTW- Patch 3 8.0.0.1741


NOTE: Host IPS 8.0 for Linux supports 32-bit Linux kernels up to version 3.0.13-0.27.
SUSE Linux
Enterprise version
(64-bit)
Minimum Host IPS 8.0 
Patch version
Minimum Host IPS 8.0 
Build version
12  (HVM & PV)  Patch 7 2 8.0.0.3532
11 SP2, SP3, SP4 (HVM & PV)  Patch 7 2 8.0.0.3532
11 SP1 
Patch 4, 5, & Patch 6 1
8.0.0.2919
11

RTW - Patch 3

8.0.0.1741
10 SP3 up to SP4 Patch 4 8.0.0.2919
10 up to SP2 RTW 8.0.0.1741

Red Hat
Enterprise version
(64-bit)
Minimum Host IPS 8.0 
Patch version
Minimum Host IPS 8.0 
Build version
7.0, 7.1 (*HVM only) Patch 7 2 8.0.0.3532
6.7 Patch 6 1 8.0.0.3369
6.6 Patch 5, Patch 6 1 8.0.0.3213
6.5
Hotfix 966320, Patch 5 & Patch 6 1
8.0.0.3072
6.3 to 6.4

Patch 4, 5 & Patch 6 1

8.0.0.2919
6.0 to 6.2

Patch 4, 5 & Patch 6 1

8.0.0.2919
5.8 to 5.11 Patch 4, 5 8.0.0.2919
5.0 to 5.7 RTW- Patch 3 8.0.0.1741
4.0 to 4.9 RTW- Patch 3 8.0.0.1741

1 32-bit architecture is no longer supported on Patch 6 or later.
2 KB85990 - Host IPS 8.0 for Linux, Patch 7 verified 64-bit kernel versions.




 
Linux - Supported web servers with Host IPS 8.0 for Linux 
 
Apache 1.3.6 and later web server
Apache 2.0.42 and later web server
Apache 2.2.3 and later web server
Apache 2.4.2 and later web server
 


Sun Solaris - Supported operating systems with Host IPS 8.0 for Solaris 
 
Sun SPARC Solaris 9, sun4u (32-bit or 64-bit kernel)
Sun SPARC Solaris 10, sun4u and sun4v (64-bit kernel)


Sun Solaris - Supported web servers with Host IPS 8.0 for Solaris 
 
Apache 1.3.6 and later web server
Apache 2.0.42 and later web server
Apache 2.2.3 and later web server
Sun Java Web Server 6.1
Sun Java Web Server 7.0




ePO - Management (minimum patch version) requirements 
 
ePO 4.0 Patch 6 (HIP 8.0 RTW to Host IPS P2 only)
ePO 4.5 (HIP 8.0 RTW+) 
ePO 4.6 (HIP 8.0 RTW+)
ePO 5.0 (Host IPS 8.0 P4+) 1
ePO 5.1.x (Host IPS 8.0 P5+)
ePO 5.3.1 (Host IPS 8.0 P6+)
McAfee Agent 4.0 P3 (HIP 8.0 RTW+)
McAfee Agent 4.5 P1 (HIP 8.0 RTW+)
McAfee Agent 4.6 P1 (HIP 8.0 RTW+)
McAfee Agent 4.8 (Host IPS 8.0 P4+) 1
McAfee Agent 5.0 Windows only (Host IPS 8.0 P4+) 2
McAfee Agent 5.0.1 (Host IPS 8.0 P4+)
McAfee Agent 5.0.2 (Host IPS 8.0 P4+)
1 See the Host IPS 8.0 Patch 4 Known Issues (KB78494).
2 See KB82869 for Linux and Solaris, not supported on MA 5.0 by default.

*KB51573 - Supported platforms, environments, and operating systems for Common Management Agent and McAfee Agent 5.x / 4.x



Supported virtual private network (VPN) clients
For information on supported VPNs, see KB70119.

Supported virtualized server platforms
For information on supported virtualization platforms, see KB70118.

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