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VirusScan for Mac 9.2 Known Issues
Technical Articles ID:   KB75475
Last Modified:  4/21/2017


McAfee VirusScan for Mac 9.2
Mac OS X


This article contains important information about known issues of high or medium rating that are outstanding with this product release. This article will be updated if new issues are identified post-release or if additional information becomes available. To read the Release Notes, see PD23871.

Release to World (RTW): July 23, 2012

NOTE: The ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) extensions for VirusScan for Mac 9.2 are posted separately on the Product Downloads site. The following list provides the versions of the respective extensions:

Extension Version
Anti-malware reports

These are the same as the previous VirusScan for Mac 9.1 Patch 1 release. Therefore, if you are upgrading from 9.1 Patch 1 and you already have these extensions in ePO, there is no need to check them in again.

Documented Known Issues

There are no critical issues at this time.


Reference Number Issue Description
772960 Issue: Upgrade from VirusScan for Mac 8.6.1 to VirusScan for Mac 9.2 causes a VShieldEPOInterface crash.
Workaround: Restart the Mac.
773285 Issue: VirusScan for Mac 9.2 shows as being configured in Mountain Lion Notifications Center.
821823 Issue:  The On-access Scan may not scan the network mounted home directories correctly.
Solution: Resolved in Hotfix.
833397 Issue: Dashboard shows your Mac is at risk.
Solution: This issue is resolved in VirusScan for Mac 9.2 Hotfix 833397This hotfix enables the VirusScan for Mac On-access scanner to function correctly.


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