Micro Focus ArcSight Management Center (ArcMC) 2.9.5 has been released

  • KM03688325
  • 04-Aug-2020
  • 04-Aug-2020


Micro Focus ArcSight Management Center (ArcMC) 2.9.5 English


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Micro Focus is announcing the release of

Product: ArcSight Management Center (ArcMC)
Version: 2.9.5
Languages: English

To download version <ArcMC 2.9.5> you must first select the Major version <ArcMC 2.90> in the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal.

This release of ArcSight Management Center 2.9.5 contains the following Key Features: 

  • Support for the latest Connector release, v8.0.0.
  • Windows Native Connector (WiNC) on a Connector Host Appliance (CHA) can now run in a Windows 2019 Server VM on Gen9 CHAs.
  • Support for the new Avro formatted event schema.
  • Event routing and filtering in Transformation Hub for events transformed from CEF to Avro format and consumed by ESM, Interset, Logger and Investigate.  These events may now be stored in a common high-performance Vertica database shared by all ArcSight products.
  • Configuration for the new AWS Cloud S3 SmartConnector.
  • Configuration for the new AWS Security Hub SmartConnector.
  • Configuration of Transformation Hub processing in Microsoft Azure environment that leverages Azure services and capabilities.
  • Platform component version updates have been certified on RHEL 7.8, CentOS 7.8 (RHEL/CentOS 8.1 was already supported in 2.94), with current releases of Azul Zulu Java runtime and PostgreSQL.  Component libraries include current vulnerability compliance, and ciphers are up-to-date.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.  Refer to the Release Notes for the specific defects addressed.

Connector Framework 7.14.0, 7.15.0, 8.0.0  Software can be found: On the Software Entitlement portal: https://entitlement.microfocus.com/mysoftware/iam/home

This release is part of our larger ArcSight 2020.2 release, which marks a significant accomplishment in our mission to make ArcSight more simple, open and intelligent. You can read more about the details of this release, and how it will enable your SOC, in our “ArcSight’s Latest and Greatest” flyer available here: https://www.microfocus.com/media/article/arcsights-latest-and-greatest-article.pdf

For more information, please check the Release Notes for this version (available from MySupport).

If you have an active support subscription for these products, please plan for downloading this version from the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal. To access these products in the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal, you will need to sign in with your Micro Focus credentials.

Our goal is to provide you with clear visibility into the support time-line of software products, enabling you to use this information to plan, test, and deploy new product versions. For more information, check our MySupport Software Product Lifecycle pages, where you can find support time-line information for previously released versions. For this newly released version, the following time-line applies (dates subject to change, always check the Software Product Lifecycle pages referenced above for the latest information): 

Support time-line
 Date  Details
Dec 31, 2021  End of Committed Support

Please note that all ArcSight Management Center (ArcMC) Customers with active support subscription are eligible to update to ArcSight Management Center 2.9.5 (ArcMC) https://entitlement.microfocus.com/mysoftware/iam/home