Security Agent for Windows Technical Information

March 2019

Micro Focus recommends the fully tested and certified platforms described in this page. However, customers running on other platforms or with untested configurations will be supported until the point Micro Focus determines that the root cause is the uncertified platform or configuration. Issues that can be reproduced on the certified platforms will be prioritized and fixed according to standard defect-handling policies. For more information about support polices, see Support Policies.

For more information about installation and deployment considerations, see the Secure Configuration Manager Windows Agent Installation and Configuration Guide.

1.0 System Requirements

1.1 Software Requirements



Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

  • Microsoft Windows Server 10

  • Microsoft Windows Server 8.1

  • Microsoft Windows Server 7


  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 R2

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2

  • Oracle 12c

  • Oracle 11g R2

  • Oracle 11g

  • Oracle 10g

NOTE:The Oracle Database requires Oracle client (32-bit) on 64-bit endpoints. The client should be set to Administrator type.

2.0 Product Support

2.1 Server Integration Points



NAS Server

NetApp Filer 7.2.4

Web Server

  • IIS Server 10.0

  • IIS Server 8.0 (64-bit)

  • IIS Server 7.5 (64-bit)

Network Devices

  • Cisco IOS 15.0M

  • Juniper Junos 10.x, 9.x, 8.x

Note: These versions are for the Namespace provided by Secure Configuration Manager. Secure Configuration Manager can support other network device endpoints, using the generic endpoint support.

Active Directory

  • Windows Server 2016 Active Directory

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Active Directory

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory

3.0 Legal Notice

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