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McAfee product support for Microsoft Windows 8
Technical Articles ID:  KB75672
Last Modified:  02/12/2014


Multiple McAfee products
Microsoft Windows 8


The following products have been evaluated for Windows 8. For products not listed, support for Windows 8 is being evaluated for consideration in a future release or patched version of the product.

McAfee Product Availability Article Comments
AV Engine 5600 First half, 2013  n/a 5400 engine is compatible with Win 8 (available now).
5600 will be Desktop App-Ready for Win 8.
DAT January 2012 n/a   
Deep Command 1.5 September 2012 n/a  
Deep Defender 1.6 Second quarter, 2013  n/a  
Endpoint Encryption Files and Folders 4.1  First half, 2013 KB72735  
Endpoint Encryption for PC 7.0 December, 2012 KB76804 This release will provide full support for Windows 8.
Host Data Loss Prevention 9.3
(Device Control)
Second quarter, 2013 KB68147  
Host Intrusion Prevention 8.0 Patch 3 June 13, 2013 KB75919
MOVE AV 2.6 Patch 1 (including Hyper-V)
MOVE Agentless
MOVE Scheduler
- Fourth quarter, 2012
- 2013
McAfee Agent 4.6 Patch 1 November 2011 KB51573  Supported since first quarter, 2012.
McAfee Application Control (MAC) First quarter, 2014 KB73341  
McAfee Change Control (MCC) First quarter, 2014 KB75293  
Network Access Control 4.0 July 2012 KB67223 Available from the McAfee Downloads site.
Policy Auditor 6.0.1 February 2012 KB72961 Requires ePO 4.6.2 and MA 4.6.1.
Risk Advisor 2.8 Second quarter, 2013  n/a  
Quarantine Manager 7.0.1 First quarter, 2013 KB53485  
SaaS Endpoint  6.0 October 2012 KB60533  
SiteAdvisor 3.5 Patch 2 First quarter, 2013 KB51244 NOTE: SAE 3.5 Patch 1 hotfix will be released by end of Q4, 2012.
VirusScan Enterprise 8.8 Patch 3 First quarter, 2013 KB51111
WebMER 2.3 TBD KB69396  

TBD - To Be Decided
n/a = not available

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