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  • 1.  ITMS 8.6 RU2 Released

    Broadcom Employee
    Posted Jan 26, 2022 10:25 AM

    The Essential Security Products group of Broadcom's Identity Management Security division is pleased to announce the general availability of Symantec IT Management Suite 8.6 RU2. 

    Highlights of the release include:

    • Modern Device Management of macOS devices
    • CVE-ID based patch management
    • Patch management support for Office 2021, Windows Defender and GIT
    • Deployment Solution support for package servers using Cloud Enabled Management connection
    • Reboot option for Windows clients added to maintenance windows and Power Control task
    • Standalone Inventory enhancements
      • Encryption of data files
      • Transmission of data via HTTPS without pre-installing certificate
      • Define log settings as part of installation package
    • Workflow support for modern email authentication
    • Console support for Microsoft Edge
    • Support for CNG certificates
    • Symantec Management Agent support
      • Windows 10 21H2
      • Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 21H2
      • Windows 11 (including WinPE support)
      • Windows Server 2022 (including WinPE support)
      • macOS 12 (no patch management support)
      • Red Hat 8.4
      • SUSE 15 SP3
      • Oracle Linux (no patch management support)
    • Deployment Solution support for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and 20.04 LTS


    Please see the Release Notes for more information.

    The release can be downloaded from the Broadcom Support Download Center.  Customers with maintenance and support contracts that expired prior to this release will not be able to download it.

    Sincere thanks and congratulations to all those involved in successfully delivering this release.


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