Intel Security

McAfee Email Security Solutions End of Life

In October 2015, Intel Security announced the end of life (EOL) for the majority of McAfee email security solutions. The following technologies were included in this announcement:

  • McAfee Email Gateway (appliance hardware, virtual appliance, and blade servers)
  • McAfee Email Protection
  • McAfee Quarantine Manager
  • McAfee SaaS Email Archiving
  • McAfee SaaS Email Encryption
  • McAfee SaaS Email Protection
  • McAfee SaaS Email Protection and Continuity
  • McAfee SaaS Endpoint and Email Protection

To help transition you to another email solution, Intel Security has identified Proofpoint as the exclusively supported alternative for transitioning from McAfee’s email security solutions. Customers who have purchased McAfee SaaS Email Protection services either directly or via a partner in the PartnerFocus program (formerly the MX Logic partner program), can submit service tickets and access reference materials after login at

For additional information, including EOL dates and background, please access the following resources: