Endpoint Privilege Management for Mac 5.4.123 Release Notes

July 30, 2019

New Features and Enhancements:

  • KAuth Improvements
  • Computer Filters
  • MacOS Quick Start Policy
  • Capture Config Utility
  • BeyondInsight Integration
  • Compatibility with macOS 10.14.x
  • Control of Applications Folder
  • Updated the EULA
  • BeyondTrust rebrand
  • PowerBroker for Mac consolidation
  • Kernel Extension Alteration

Issues Resolved:

  • Resolved issue where sudo mtr - sudo plugin prevents the binary from running.
  • Resolved issue in which installing the 2.0 SR1 iC3 adapter caused a message on line 152 of the install.sh regarding lack of directory /../../paths.sh.
  • Resolved issue where steam.app fails certificate validation and rule does not match.
  • Resolved issue where com.apple.ServiceManagement.daemons.modify is not correctly restored on uninstall.
  • Resolved issue where Unity mode was not usable with VMWare Fusion 11 and Endpoint Privilege Management.
  • Resolved issue where lpadmin fails to complete when run with sudo as root.
  • Resolved issue where no event is raised on the endpoint for no license being present.
  • Resolved issue where TextEditLimitedTest tests sometimes fail.
  • Resolved issue where User name in Auth Request Message boxes change to UNIX Username with Endpoint Privilege Management installed.
  • Resolved issue where dppolicyplugin could cause SecurityAgent to crash.
  • Resolved issue where Chrome hangs when launched on 10.12 Mac with Endpoint Privilege Management for Mac client installed.
  • Resolved issue where Challenge Response Generator has a CFBundleIdentifier of com.yourcompany.ResponseGenerator.
  • Resolved issue with Licensing testing failure.
  • Resolved an issue where theEndpoint Privilege Management workspace doesn't load correctly.
  • Resolved an issue where Endpoint Privilege Management build scripts don't report what build scripts are run.
  • Resolved issue where BIAdapter does not download policy when already existing one has been deleted.
  • Resolved an issue in PGLib policy evaluation, in which valid xml exists, but invalid policy XML passed to Endpoint Privilege Management for Mac caused Endpoint Privilege Management for Mac to crash.
  • Resolved an issue where BIAdapter Settings were not removed when uninstall script with -s arg ran.
  • Resolved an issue with BIAdapter, in which BI Policy permissions were being set incorrectly.
  • Resolved an issue with Bi Adapter crashing when it cannot find the /Library/Application Support/Avecto/BIAudit folder.
  • Resolved an issue where changing PGLib then building a dependent project doesn't result in re-linking.
  • Resolved an issue where a license is valid but logged as an Error message.
  • Resolved an issue where Endpoint Privilege Management rules were evaluated last when taking control of com.apple.ServiceManagement.daemons.modify.
  • Resolved an issue where defendpointd crashes when stress tested.
  • Resolved issue where lock on Interrogator::GetProperties causes Unity to lock up.


  • System Preferences must be closed when installing Endpoint Privilege Management as defaults are written.


  • Endpoint Privilege Management Console 4.5 or later.
  • Mac Adapter 2.0.28710.0 SR2 and 1.4.29285.0 SR3

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

Supported Operating Systems:

  • macOS 10.12 Sierra
  • macOS 10.13 High Sierra
  • macOS 10.14 Mojave