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mrt. 30 2021

Release announcement: ESET Endpoint Antivirus/Security for macOS 6.10.900.0 - Firewall, Device Control, Apple M1 chip

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let me please inform you that we have released ESET Endpoint Antivirus and Security for macOS 6.10.900
In this release, we're bringing following features compatible with macOS Big Sur:

  • Firewall
  • Device Control
  • Apple M1 chip support

With that release, we're claiming full compatibility with macOS Big Sur.

Release details

Release date: 30 March 2021
Product: ESET Endpoint Antivirus/Security for Mac - 6.10.900.0
Type: Service release
Availability: Global excl. Japan

Release notes

  • New: Firewall compatible with macOS Big Sur (11)
  • New: Device Control compatible with macOS Big Sur (11)
  • New: compatibility with Apple M1 chip (via Rosetta 2)
  • Other bug fixes and minor optimizations

Known issues:

Device Control supports the following, due to macOS Big Sur SEXT limitations:

  • Disk storage (HDD, USB flash drive) - all supported versions of macOS
  • CD/DVD - all supported versions of macOS
  • USB printer - not on Big Sur
  • Imaging Device - not on Big Sur
  • Serial port - not on Big Sur
  • Network - not on Big Sur
  • Portable Device - not on Big Sur

After applying firewall rule via management console for specific application running on macOS Big Sur, rule is mismatched and applied to all applications: https://techcenter.eset.nl/en/kb/articles/firewall-fails-in-eset-endpoint-security-for-mac-6-10-900-0-on-macos-big-sur