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End of Life for McAfee Agent 4.8.x (Excluding HP-UX, AIX, and Solaris)
Technical Articles ID:   KB88098
Last Modified:  5/3/2019


McAfee Agent (MA) 4.8.x


This support statement is provided by the Product Management Team. 

Effective Date: March 15, 2017

McAfee announced End of Life (EOL) for all MA 4.8.x versions for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux operating systems, effective March 31, 2018. As of this date, McAfee no longer provided support for these versions.

IMPORTANT: MA 4.8.x is available for HP-UX, AIX, and Solaris operating systems until further notice.

This EOL notification affects all following product versions:
  • MA 4.8.0
  • MA 4.8.0 Patch 1
  • MA 4.8.0 Patch 2
  • MA 4.8.0 Patch 3
  • All subsequent patches and hotfixes for these versions
Product and Versions Details
MA 4.8.x for:
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
  • Linux
End of Life date was March 31, 2018
MA 4.8.x for:
  • AIX
  • HP-UX
  • Solaris
This announcement does not affect these customers. MA 4.8.x is still supported on these operating systems until further notice.

IMPORTANT: Customers should plan to upgrade to a current version of the MA 5.x product as soon as possible. For additional upgrade assistance, see KB51573 - Supported platforms, environments, and operating systems for McAfee Agent and Common Management Agent.

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