Micro Focus ArcSight Interset Standard Edition 6.1 has been released

  • KM03688739
  • 06-Aug-2020
  • 06-Aug-2020


Micro Focus ArcSight Interset Standard Edition 6.1


Recommended Software Update

Micro Focus is announcing the release of

Product: ArcSight Interset Standard Edition
Version: 6.1
Languages: English

The Following are the Key Features for Interset Standard Edition 6.1:

Support for Additional Data Sources
Additional data source include:

  • VPN
  • Access

Installation Using Scripts
To enable an easier deployment, Interset provides installation scripts that automatically take care of all the prerequisites, software installations, and post-installation configurations. The scripts are applicable only for single-node, new deployments where high availability is not needed. 

Embedded Vertica Installation
The Vertica installer is packaged with Interset and a Vertica licence is embedded.

Autopass Licensing
In keeping with other ArcSight products, Interset now requires Autopass licence entitlements:


  • Perpetual and Term
  • Based on number of entities
  • No limits are enforced, but customers are warned when approaching/past end of licence term or when exceeding entity count

Integration with Recon

You can now leverage Recon threat hunting capabilities by integrating Recon with Interset. In addition to exploring events in Interset, you can gain further insight into events and identify hidden security threats through Recon. 

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. Please take note of the end of support dates for the latest available version of this product:

Support time-line
Date Details
Aug 31, 2023 Committed Support Ends

Please note that all ArcSight Interset Standard Edition customers with active support subscriptions are eligible to update to ArcSight Interset Standard Edition version 6.1.