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Policy and Task approval feature with ePolicy Orchestrator 5.10.0
Technical Articles ID:   KB90769
Last Modified:  3/19/2019


McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) 5.10.0


The following new workflows are included in ePO 5.10:
  • Policy approval — When enabled, policy changes go through an approval workflow process before they are saved.
  • Client task approval — When enabled, client task changes go through an approval workflow process before they are saved.
For details, see the ePolicy Orchestrator 5.10 Product Guide (PD27630).

The products in the following table use the new feature added to ePO 5.10.

IMPORTANT: If your product is not listed, it does not support this feature.
Product List Approval Workflow
Integration status
Fully or Partially
Application and Change Control (MACC) Integrated
Smart Agent Scheduler
(Endpoint Security for Server Integrated)
Cloud Workload Security (CWS) Integrated
Data Exchange Layer (DXL) Integrated
Data Protection Self Service Portal (DPSSP) Integrated
Drive Encryption (DE) Integrated
Endpoint Security (ENS)
Windows, Mac OSX, Linux
Endpoint Protection for Mac OSX Integrated (Partially)2
Endpoint Intelligence Agent (EIA)
(without Backward Compatibility)
File and Removable Media Protection (FRP)
Integrated (Partially)1
Endpoint Security Firewall for Linux
Integrated via the Host Intrusion Prevention Extension.
Host Intrusion Protection (Host IPS)
Management of Native Encryption (MNE)
Including MNE advanced Features
Management for Optimized Virtual Environments
McAfee Active Response (MAR) Integrated
McAfee Client Proxy (MCP) Integrated
McAfee Virtual Technician (MVT) Integrated
MVISION Endpoint Integrated
Policy Auditor (PA) Integrated
Rogue System Detection (RSD) Integrated
Security for Lotus Dominos on Windows (MSDW) Integrated
Security for Microsoft Exchange (MSME) Integrated
Security for SharePoint (MSMS) Integrated
SiteAdvisor Enterprise (SAE) Integrated
System Information Reporter Integrated
Threat Intelligence Exchange (TIEm) Module for VirusScan Enterprise Integrated
Threat Intelligence Exchange (TIE) Server Integrated
VirusScan Enterprise (VSE) for Windows Integrated
VirusScan Enterprise for Storage (VSES) Integrated
VirusScan for Mac OSX (VSMac) Integrated (Partially)3
1 File and Removable Media Protection: Fully integrated with Task approval, but only partially with Policy approval. For details, see KB90808.
2 Endpoint Protection for Mac OSX: Integrated with Policy approval, but not with Task approval.
3 VirusScan for Mac OSX: Integrated with Policy approval, but not with Task approval.

McAfee products that do not support this feature:
Product Name
Data Loss Prevention (DLP)

McAfee products that are under review to include support for this feature:
Product Name Expected date
n/a n/a

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