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McAfee SNS Notice: Network Security Platform 9.2 Update Release is Now Available
SNS Emails ID:   SNS1909
Last Modified:  3/22/2019


Network Security Platform 9.2 Update Release is now available. 
  • Network Security Manager Software
  • Network Security Sensor Software (NS-Series)
  • Network Security Virtual IPS Software (VM-600)
This release includes new features, fixes, and enhancements including:
  • McAfee Linux Operating System (MLOS) based 9.2 NSM and NSCM, both on the appliance and as a virtual machine.   
  • Migration from Windows-based NSM to Linux NSM is supported.
  • Introduces dynamic compilation of signature set based on priority attribute to optimize sensor resources. 
  • NSP integration with ePO 5.10.0 is also supported.
  • Test compilation of custom attacks
  • Unique Authoritative Engine ID for SNMP trap enhancement
  • Manager log enhancements
  • IPS CLI Enhancements
  • Sensors running 8.1 and 8.3 are not supported by Linux based manager version
  • Upgrade to sensor build is a pre-requisite for sensors on 8.1 and 8.3, before upgrading to this release.
  • All Manager versions below must upgrade to before upgrading to the latest 9.2 Manager version.
For a full list of changes, see the Release Notes in PD28264: https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=PD28264

For a full list of changes, see the Release Notes in PD28265: https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=PD28265

To download 9.2 software and documentation, go to the Product Downloads site at: http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/downloads.aspx.

To receive information about McAfee product updates, sign up for the Support Notification Service at https://sns.secure.mcafee.com/signup_login.

Original Send Date

March 21, 2019

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