Limitations

The following section describes the difference in capabilities between the Mac Windows client functionality

  • General
    • Mac is unable to save secure plugins
    • The Mac client 'Options' user interface supports fewer controls for extraction operations
    • The Mac client 'Options' user interface supports fewer controls for compression operations
    • Mac does not support deployments from the SEM
  • Email
    • Mac does not support the secure Outlook Plugin
    • Mac does not provide the Mimeviewer for EBE encrypted email
  • Redaction
    • Mac agent / client does not support the redaction capability
  • Encryption / Decryption
    • Mac does not support the self-extractor option for the decryption of files
    • Mac does not support file name encryption
    • Mac does not support OpenPGP
  • Lockers / Assignments
    • Mac does not support Advanced File Attribute Reporting
    • Mac does not support the exclusion of System Files from Locker and Assignment policies
  • Classification
    • Mac agent / client does not support the creation, upload or deployment of Classification Policies through the Smartcrypt Enterprise Manager (SEM)
    • Mac agent / client does not support the ability to create a Classification Discovery remediation, and therefore does not support automated Classification
    • Classification with Mac clients is supported only through manual configurations
      • Policy creation and the deployment / distribution of those policies to the clients, must be performed manually and independently from SEM
      • Classification of documents can be conducted manually through the supported MS Office applications. (Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint)