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End of Life for McAfee Email Gateway
Technical Articles ID:   KB85857
Last Modified:  9/10/2019


McAfee Email Gateway (MEG) - All Versions


On October 13, 2015, McAfee announced End of Life (EOL) for MEG 7.6, 7.6.1, 7.6.2, 7.6.3, and 7.6.4, including their subsequent patches and hotfixes. These versions all reached EOL on October 12, 2016.  
IMPORTANT: Dependent on the issue reported, customers on these versions might be required to first upgrade to the current long-term support version, MEG 7.6.406hx, before any patch being created.
October 22, 2015
McAfee announced the five-year End of Life for MEG 7.6.401. This EOL also includes the following appliances:
  • EG4000
  • EG4500
  • EG5000
  • EG5500
  • Content Security Blade Server
End of Life: January 11, 2021
End of Sale: January 11, 2016
Effective on the EOL date, McAfee no longer provides technical support for these software or hardware versions.
For more information and answers to Frequently Asked Questions, see: http://www.mcafee.com/resources/faqs/faq-eol-email-security.pdf 

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