VirusScan / Endpoint Security for Mac


The latest version of the McAfee "VirusScan for Mac" software is version 9.8.

The new McAfee virusscan software "Endpoint Security for Mac" is available for MacOS X 10.11 and higher. This virusscanner is the only one that is supported on macOS X 10.13.
Attention: When installing Endpoint Security for Mac the program offers three additional modules: the Threat-Prevention module (the actual virus scanner), the Firewall module and the Web Control module. At the moment only the Threat Prevention module and the Web Control module are to be installed (please deselect the Firewall module). Currently the applicability of the Firewall module is evaluated for the KIT. Installed Firewall modules will be deinstalled automatically on managed systems, unless otherwise directed by the responsible IT administrator.

Supported operating systems

  • VirusScan for Mac 9.8: Mac OS X 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10 and 10.11
  • Endpoint Security for Mac 10.5: macOS X 10.11 and higher (including 10.14)

The antivirus software has to be installed with administrator rights. Furthermore other antivirus software has to be uninstalled beforehand and the system should then be rebooted.
Additional information regarding installation and usage of Endpoint Security for Mac is available on the McAfee website.


Endpoint Security for Mac 10.6


Hotfixe for Endpoint Security for Mac 10.6

  • Currently no patches or Hotfixes

VirusScan for Mac 9.8

Hotfixes for VirusScan 9.8