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End of Life (EOL) for Solidcore 5.0.x
Technical Articles ID:  KB73948
Last Modified:  01/16/2014


McAfee Application Control 5.0.x
McAfee Change Control 5.0.x
McAfee Solidcore 5.0.x on Windows


McAfee has released McAfee Application Control (MAC) and McAfee Change Control (MCC) 6.1 and requests that all customers running 5.0.x upgrade to this version to take advantage of the new improvements and features.

The following variants of Solidcore 5.0.x will not be supported beyond March  31, 2012:
  • McAfee Application Control on Windows
  • McAfee Change Control on Windows
  • McAfee Integrity Control on Windows

The following variants of Solidcore 5.0.x on Linux, Solaris, HPUX and AIX platforms will not be supported beyond July 30, 2013:

  • McAfee Application Control
  • McAfee Change Control
  • McAfee Embedded Security  

Solidcore 5.0 components

Solidcore 5.0 had two components:

  • Solidcore Extension
  • Solidifier

Platforms reaching EOL
The following platforms will not be supported beyond March 31, 2012:

  • Solaris 8
  • SuSe Enterprise Linux 9
  • Redhat Enterprise Linux 3
  • SuSe Linux 9.3 Pro
  • AIX 5.3 TL0  to TL5
The following platforms will not be supported beyond July 30, 2013:
  • Linux
  • Solaris
  • HPUX
  • AIX


  • Solidcore 5.0 is supported on ePO 4.0 and 4.5.
  • Solidcore 5.1 is supported on ePO 4.5.


For EOL and EOS lifecycle details, see the McAfee Product and Technology Support Lifecycle page at: http://www.mcafee.com/us/support/support-eol.aspx.
For EOL and EOS policy details, see the Enterprise Products End of Life Policy at: http://www.mcafee.com/common/media/mcafeeb2b/support/terms/Support_Policy-Product_Support_EOL.pdf.


End of Support (EOS) Notification The notification that establishes when the discontinued product will no longer have General Availability. EOS Notification begins the EOL process.
End of Life (EOL) Period The EOL Period refers to the timeframe beginning with the day that McAfee notifies its intentions to discontinue a product until the last date that the product is formally supported. In general, after the EOL Period is announced, product enhancements are not made.
End of Support The last day that the product is supported according the terms of McAfee’s standard support offering.

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