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HP ProtectTools Security Manager

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Type: Software - Security
Version: 5.0.7.711(31 May 2010)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)
File name: sp48575.exe (77 MB)
This package provides the HP ProtectTools Security Manager for the supported notebook models and operating systems. The HP ProtectTools Security Manager provides enhanced Microsoft Windows login and website single-sign-on capabilities. Security Manager is also the host for HP ProtectTools Plug-ins, and therefore should be installed before installing other ProtectTools Modules.
- Adds support for new notebook models. - Displays the Password Tile, instead of the Fingerprint Tile, when the notebook is unlocked after a previous logon using a fingerprint (although an enrolled finger can be swiped if preferred).
1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.
Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition



Prerequisites
- Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 - Microsoft Windows Installer 4.5


TITLE:
HP ProtectTools Security Manager
VERSION:
5.0.7.711
DESCRIPTION:

This package provides the HP ProtectTools Security Manager for the supported
notebook models and operating systems. The HP ProtectTools Security Manager
provides enhanced Microsoft Windows login and website single-sign-on
capabilities. Security Manager is also the host for HP ProtectTools Plug-ins,
and therefore should be installed before installing other ProtectTools Modules.

PURPOSE:
Recommended
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp48575
SUPERSEDES:
sp48130
EFFECTIVE DATE:
May 31, 2010
CATEGORY:
Software - Security
SSM SUPPORTED:
YES
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP EliteBook 8540p Notebook PC
HP EliteBook 8540w Mobile Workstation
HP EliteBook 8740w Mobile Workstation
HP ProBook 5220m Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6440b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6445b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6450b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6455b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6540b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6545b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6550b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6555b Notebook PC
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
ENHANCEMENTS:
- Adds support for new notebook models.
- Displays the Password Tile, instead of the Fingerprint Tile, when the notebook
is unlocked after a previous logon using a fingerprint (although an enrolled
finger can be swiped if preferred).
FIXES:
- Fixes an issue where previous settings are lost after an upgrade.
- Fixes an issue where one-step logon fails when resuming from Hibernation mode
on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System.
PREREQUISITES:
- Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
- Microsoft Windows Installer 4.5

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and
saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where
the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.



Copyright (c) 2010 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
- Fixes an issue where previous settings are lost after an upgrade. - Fixes an issue where one-step logon fails when resuming from Hibernation mode on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System.
Version:5.1.2.754 (15 Sep 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes issues with the authentication process for logging on to Windows.

Version:5.1.0.736 Rev. A (16 Aug 2010)
Enhancements
- Enhances the security for registered fingerprints.

Version:5.0.8.717 (29 Jun 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where clicking the Back button on the final Setup Wizard screen prevents the user from completing the Setup Wizard. - Fixes an issue where the notebook is locked for the currently logged-in user when the Smart Card for a different user is removed from the notebook. - Fixes an issue where an external driver is incorrectly identified as an internal drive when creating a backup. This results in a confusing error message being displayed.
Enhancements
- Adds a prompt at the end of the Credential Registration process, which notifies users that they will be prompted for HP SpareKey enrollment after the next reboot. It also asks if the user wants to reboot now.

Version:5.0.7.711 (31 May 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where previous settings are lost after an upgrade. - Fixes an issue where one-step logon fails when resuming from Hibernation mode on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook models. - Displays the Password Tile, instead of the Fingerprint Tile, when the notebook is unlocked after a previous logon using a fingerprint (although an enrolled finger can be swiped if preferred).

Version:5.0.5.687 Rev. (30 Apr 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where Pre-Boot Security files are not replaced during a Repair operation (the Repair option is selected from Control Panel -> Add/Remove Programs). - Fixes an issue where users would experience long delays for domain account authentication when changing from a wireless to a wired network connection and vice-versa.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook models. - Improves keyboard functionality for the HP ProtectTools Administrative Console, enabling changes to be saved using the Enter key. - Adds specific return codes to indicate if one or both of the prerequisites for the SoftPaq are missing during a silent installation. These return codes are included in the HP Software System Manager (SSM) logs for a silent installation.

Version:5.0.4.669 Rev. (17 Mar 2010)
Fixes
- Updates the Help file to correct links that inadvertently pointed to the wrong topics. - Fixes Single-Sign-On issues that occur with Google Talk. - Corrects an issue where some graphics were clipped at some resolutions on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows 7 Operating System.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook models. - Improves the log output that is produced when an installation that is running in Silent mode fails due to missing prerequisites.

Version:5.0.3.637 Rev. (1 Mar 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes issues with Help file links that did not go to the correct topics.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new HP Notebook models. - Improves the message that is displayed when prerequisite software is not installed.

Version:5.0.3.635 Rev. (22 Jan 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where HP SpareKey does not properly populate your forgotten password. - Changes the keyboard shortcuts for the Password Manager so that they do not conflict with international keyboard settings. - Fixes an issue that can cause a domain user account to temporarily disappear from the list of ProtectTools users when the notebook/laptop is not connected to the domain.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook/laptop models. - Improves Section 508 compliance in HP SpareKey. - Enhances login convenience by remembering the last method you used to log in and automatically prompting you for that same method for the rest of your session.

Version:5.0.2.597 Rev. (18 Dec 2009)
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook/laptop models. - Improves fingerprint sensor detection when the notebook/laptop is resuming from Standby or Hibernation mode. - Optimizes HP SpareKey Recovery performance. - Adds localized support for the Chinese (traditional and simplified), Japanese, and Korean languages. - Adds a new Manual mode inteface for Password Manager when used with Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 to support websites with complex login screens. - Improves messages to clarify when a reboot is required and when it is optional. - Streamlines the Backup and Restore processes. - Updates the Help files.

Version:5.0.0.516 (15 Oct 2009)

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Type: Software - Security
Version: 5.0.7.711(31 May 2010)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)

Description

This package provides the HP ProtectTools Security Manager for the supported notebook models and operating systems. The HP ProtectTools Security Manager provides enhanced Microsoft Windows login and website single-sign-on capabilities. Security Manager is also the host for HP ProtectTools Plug-ins, and therefore should be installed before installing other ProtectTools Modules.

Enhancements

- Adds support for new notebook models. - Displays the Password Tile, instead of the Fingerprint Tile, when the notebook is unlocked after a previous logon using a fingerprint (although an enrolled finger can be swiped if preferred).

Installation Instructions

1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

System Requirements

Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition



Prerequisites
- Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 - Microsoft Windows Installer 4.5


Release Notes

TITLE:
HP ProtectTools Security Manager
VERSION:
5.0.7.711
DESCRIPTION:

This package provides the HP ProtectTools Security Manager for the supported
notebook models and operating systems. The HP ProtectTools Security Manager
provides enhanced Microsoft Windows login and website single-sign-on
capabilities. Security Manager is also the host for HP ProtectTools Plug-ins,
and therefore should be installed before installing other ProtectTools Modules.

PURPOSE:
Recommended
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp48575
SUPERSEDES:
sp48130
EFFECTIVE DATE:
May 31, 2010
CATEGORY:
Software - Security
SSM SUPPORTED:
YES
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP EliteBook 8540p Notebook PC
HP EliteBook 8540w Mobile Workstation
HP EliteBook 8740w Mobile Workstation
HP ProBook 5220m Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6440b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6445b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6450b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6455b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6540b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6545b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6550b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6555b Notebook PC
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
ENHANCEMENTS:
- Adds support for new notebook models.
- Displays the Password Tile, instead of the Fingerprint Tile, when the notebook
is unlocked after a previous logon using a fingerprint (although an enrolled
finger can be swiped if preferred).
FIXES:
- Fixes an issue where previous settings are lost after an upgrade.
- Fixes an issue where one-step logon fails when resuming from Hibernation mode
on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System.
PREREQUISITES:
- Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
- Microsoft Windows Installer 4.5

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and
saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where
the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.



Copyright (c) 2010 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Fixes

- Fixes an issue where previous settings are lost after an upgrade. - Fixes an issue where one-step logon fails when resuming from Hibernation mode on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System.

Revision History

Version:5.1.2.754 (15 Sep 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes issues with the authentication process for logging on to Windows.

Version:5.1.0.736 Rev. A (16 Aug 2010)
Enhancements
- Enhances the security for registered fingerprints.

Version:5.0.8.717 (29 Jun 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where clicking the Back button on the final Setup Wizard screen prevents the user from completing the Setup Wizard. - Fixes an issue where the notebook is locked for the currently logged-in user when the Smart Card for a different user is removed from the notebook. - Fixes an issue where an external driver is incorrectly identified as an internal drive when creating a backup. This results in a confusing error message being displayed.
Enhancements
- Adds a prompt at the end of the Credential Registration process, which notifies users that they will be prompted for HP SpareKey enrollment after the next reboot. It also asks if the user wants to reboot now.

Version:5.0.7.711 (31 May 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where previous settings are lost after an upgrade. - Fixes an issue where one-step logon fails when resuming from Hibernation mode on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook models. - Displays the Password Tile, instead of the Fingerprint Tile, when the notebook is unlocked after a previous logon using a fingerprint (although an enrolled finger can be swiped if preferred).

Version:5.0.5.687 Rev. (30 Apr 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where Pre-Boot Security files are not replaced during a Repair operation (the Repair option is selected from Control Panel -> Add/Remove Programs). - Fixes an issue where users would experience long delays for domain account authentication when changing from a wireless to a wired network connection and vice-versa.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook models. - Improves keyboard functionality for the HP ProtectTools Administrative Console, enabling changes to be saved using the Enter key. - Adds specific return codes to indicate if one or both of the prerequisites for the SoftPaq are missing during a silent installation. These return codes are included in the HP Software System Manager (SSM) logs for a silent installation.

Version:5.0.4.669 Rev. (17 Mar 2010)
Fixes
- Updates the Help file to correct links that inadvertently pointed to the wrong topics. - Fixes Single-Sign-On issues that occur with Google Talk. - Corrects an issue where some graphics were clipped at some resolutions on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows 7 Operating System.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook models. - Improves the log output that is produced when an installation that is running in Silent mode fails due to missing prerequisites.

Version:5.0.3.637 Rev. (1 Mar 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes issues with Help file links that did not go to the correct topics.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new HP Notebook models. - Improves the message that is displayed when prerequisite software is not installed.

Version:5.0.3.635 Rev. (22 Jan 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where HP SpareKey does not properly populate your forgotten password. - Changes the keyboard shortcuts for the Password Manager so that they do not conflict with international keyboard settings. - Fixes an issue that can cause a domain user account to temporarily disappear from the list of ProtectTools users when the notebook/laptop is not connected to the domain.
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook/laptop models. - Improves Section 508 compliance in HP SpareKey. - Enhances login convenience by remembering the last method you used to log in and automatically prompting you for that same method for the rest of your session.

Version:5.0.2.597 Rev. (18 Dec 2009)
Enhancements
- Adds support for new notebook/laptop models. - Improves fingerprint sensor detection when the notebook/laptop is resuming from Standby or Hibernation mode. - Optimizes HP SpareKey Recovery performance. - Adds localized support for the Chinese (traditional and simplified), Japanese, and Korean languages. - Adds a new Manual mode inteface for Password Manager when used with Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 to support websites with complex login screens. - Improves messages to clarify when a reboot is required and when it is optional. - Streamlines the Backup and Restore processes. - Updates the Help files.

Version:5.0.0.516 (15 Oct 2009)