[NEWS7456] Microsoft Windows 7 and Server 2008 end of support for ESET Security Management Center


  • Beginning March 24, 2020, ESET will no longer officially support or provide technical support for ESET Security Management Center (Server and MDM) installed on the following Microsoft Windows operating systems:

    • Windows 7
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 SP1
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 Core x64
    • Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 x64

  • ESMC installations will continue to work, but ESET will no longer test new versions on these operating systems or support user installations to those systems

  • For the Windows Server systems, support continues for only Agent and RD Sensor

What should you do?

ESET recommends that you migrate to a current WinServer or Linux system, or migrate EM Agents to a new ESMC server in a supported environment