Highlights and Updates

Critical Cloud Bug in VMWare Carbon Black Allows Takeover

Monday, 12th April 2021 A critical security vulnerability in the VMware Carbon Black Cloud Workload appliance would allow privilege escalation and the ability to take over the administrative rights for the solution.The bug (CVE-2021-21982) ranks 9.1 out of 10 on the CVSS vulnerability-severity scale. The VMware Carbon Black Cloud Workload platform is designed to provide cybersecurity defence for virtual servers and workloads that are hosted on the VMwares vSphere platform. vSphere is VMwares cloud-computing virtualization platform.