Endpoint Privilege Management for Mac 23.5.1 Release Notes

July 20, 2023


  • Trellix (formerly McAfee) Agent (required if you are installing the Endpoint Privilege Management client with Trellix)

New Features and Enhancements:

This is a maintenance release. There are no new features to note.

Issues Resolved:

  • Resolved an issue where the _avectodaemon user password rotation was visible to third-party security applications.
  • Resolved an issue where authorizations would fail when supplied a specific username and password.
  • Resolved an issue where passwords sent from Password Safe with special characters were not being applied correctly to macOS endpoints.
  • Resolved an issue where Endpoint Privilege Management for Mac would prevent users from viewing passwords saved within Chromium browsers (for example, Google Chrome).
  • Resolved an issue where users were presented with both native macOS and Endpoint Privilege Management for Mac dialogs when installing applications that requested a specific right.
  • Resolved an issue with the Voiceover app failing to allow user functionality with Apple scripts.

Known Issues:



  • Endpoint Privilege Management Policy Editor 23.5
  • Endpoint Privilege Management ePO Extension 22.7
  • Endpoint Privilege Management Console Adapter 23.5
  • BeyondInsight/Password Safe 23.1
  • Trellix Agent 5.7

If you have a business requirement to downgrade the Mac client, please first uninstall the currently installed version.

Supported Operating Systems:

  • macOS 13 Ventura
  • macOS 12 Monterey
  • macOS 11 Big Sur

For more information about compatibility, please see Privilege Management for Windows and Mac: Supported Versions and Operating System Compatibility.