What does McAfee Policy Auditor do?

McAfee Policy Auditor is an agent-based IT assessment solution that leverages the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) to automate the processes required for internal and external IT and security audits.

How many policy auditor audit score categories are there?

Provides four categories with default names and colors that describe the success of an audit.

How do I install McAfee insurance auditor?

Install the McAfee Policy Auditor agent

  1. On the McAfee ePO console, select Menu → Systems → System Tree, then click the Assigned Client Tasks tab.
  2. Select the System Tree group with the systems where you want to install the McAfee Policy Auditor agent.
  3. Click Actions → New Client Task Assignment.

How do I update my McAfee auditor?


  1. On the McAfee ePO interface, select Menu → Configuration → Server Settings.
  2. Under Setting Categories, select Policy Auditor. The McAfee Policy Auditor server settings appear in the main panel.
  3. Click Edit to open the settings page.
  4. Change the settings as needed, then click Save.

What is McAfee agent?

The McAfee Agent is the distributed component of McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (McAfee ePO). It downloads and enforces policies, and executes client-side tasks such as deployment and updating. The Agent also uploads events and provides additional data regarding each system’s status.

Is the Policy Auditor agent is only supported on Windows platforms?

The Policy Auditor Agent is only supported on Windows platforms. In the File Integrity Monitor of Policy Auditor you can retain up to how many versions including the baseline version of the file?

How many sensors should be complete coverage?

Tip: To guarantee that your Rogue System Detection coverage is complete, you must install at least one sensor on each broadcast segment of your network. Installing more than one sensor on a broadcast segment doesn’t create issues around duplicate messages because the server filters any duplicates.

What ports does McAfee ePO use?

TCP ports 80 and 443 are the default ports used for communication between McAfee ePO and the McAfee Agent.

What is ePO console?

A single console for security management McAfee ePO is a truly centralized management platform to help prioritize alerts.

How does rogue system sensor work?

Detecting rogue systems The sensor listens to network broadcast messages and DHCP responses to detect systems connected to the network. When a sensor detects a system on the network, it sends a message to the McAfee ePO server. The server then checks whether the detected system has an active agent installed.

What is the ePO console?