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McAfee SNS Notice: Network Security Manager (NSM) MLOS Upgrade Recommendations
SNS Emails ID:   SNS2043
Last Modified:  6/21/2019


McAfee recommends that you migrate your NSM Windows-based appliances to the MLOS versions at the earliest opportunity. 

For migration to NSM McAfee Linux Operating System (MLOS) versions, see the Migration Guide PD27843 - Migrating the Manager Appliance from Windows to Linux (https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=PD27843). 

New Install:
For new installations, see PD27347 - Network Security Platform Manager Appliance (Linux) Installation Guide (https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=PD27347)

NOTE: Network Security Manager (NSM) Windows appliances that require RMA will be replaced with new NSM Linux operating system appliances running 9.1 software. 

NSM Windows Appliances reached End of Sale on March 31, 2018. For EOL information details, see KB90173 - End of Sale and End of Life for McAfee Network Security Manager Appliances (https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB90173). All older NSM appliance SKUs will be replaced by NSM-MAPL-NG.

Latest Network Security Manager Software releases that support MLOS are:
  • Network Security Manager Software (9.1 Update 5)
  • Network Security Manager Software (9.2 Update 2)

The software is available at: 
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

June 21, 2019

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