3DS Max Security Tools

3DS Max Security Tools

A security exploit has been discovered in 3DS Max software which may corrupt installations and 3DS Max scene files. It is highly recommened that you patch your 3DS Max software immediately.

Which Software Exactly is Affected?

Version 2015 SP1 to 2021 are all affected and need the security patch.

The following flavours of 3DS Max are affected.

  • 3ds Max
  • 3ds Max Trial
  • 3ds Max educational licenses
  • 3ds Max Indie

How To Fix

  1. Go to the Autodesk App Store and download the Security Tools for Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2021-2015SP1 application.
  2. Double-click to run the Autodesk 3ds Max Security Tools MSI file.
  3. Choose Install Now.
  4. Security Tools for 3ds Max must be kept enabled to automatically detect and clean the known exploits. Security Tools for 3ds Max is enabled by default.