Defendpoint Windows Client 5.3.219.0 SR1 Release Notes

January 7, 2019

For this release, Microsoft Office 2016 should be at version 16.0.6001.1038 or later.

Enhancements:

  • Updated the product EULA with the BeyondTrust license agreement.

Issues Resolved:

  • Fixed an issue with the version number display that is passed to the Defendpoint ePO Extension.

Prerequisites

Defendpoint Client:

  • .NET Framework 4.0 (Required to use Power Rules, PowerShell audit scripts and PowerShell API)
  • PowerShell 3.0 (Required to use Power Rules, PowerShell audit scripts and PowerShell API)
  • Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0 (x86 & x64)
    • Required on the endpoint for Activity Viewer functionality. This prerequisite is included with the executable (EXE) of the Defendpoint Client. If you are using the Defendpoint Client Microsoft Installer (MSI) or the ePO Defendpoint Windows Client zip package you need to manually install this prerequisite.
  • The McAfee Agent must be installed if you are installing the Defendpoint client with switch EPOMODE=1

Defendpoint Activity Viewer:

  • Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0
    • Required on the endpoint that will run the Activity Viewer Console. This prerequisite is included with the executable (EXE) of the utility.
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client

The executable version of the client package includes all necessary prerequisites (excluding .NET Framework 4.0), and automatically installs them as necessary.

The Defendpoint Client executable installer automatically installs Microsoft SQL Server Compact. If you do not wish to use the Activity Viewer, and do not wish for this prerequisite to be installed, we recommend you install the Defendpoint Client MSI installation.

Compatibility

Defendpoint

Windows 5.3.219.0 SR1 is compatible with the Defendpoint Console 4.5 or later.

iC3 Adapters

Windows Adapter

  • 1.4.23563.0 SR2 (and earlier)
  • 2.1.26339.0 SR1 (and earlier)

Supported Operating Systems

Privilege Management/Application Control Support

These platforms are supported with the latest service pack or update applied:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8 and 8.1
  • Windows 10 builds Enterprise 2015 LTSB, Enterprise 2016 LTSB, 1607, 1703, 1709, 1803 and 1809
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2016

Content Isolation

These platforms are supported with the latest service pack or update applied:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8 and 8.1
  • Windows 10 builds 1507, 1607, 1703, 1709
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2016

Content Isolation is supported with Windows 10 1709 and lower.

Primary Application Support

  • Internet Explorer 8+
  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Office Word 2007/2010/2013/2016
  • Microsoft Office Excel 2007/2010/2013/2016
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007/2010/2013/2016
  • Microsoft Office Outlook 2007/2010/2013/2016
  • Adobe Reader 10+
  • Zip Archivers (Winzip, WinRAR, Windows Compressed Folders)

If you are upgrading Defendpoint you may need to update your workstyles to incorporate newly supported features/applications.