VMware Patches Crucial Flaw In Carbon Black Cloud Workload

VMware Patches Crucial Flaw in Carbon Black Cloud Workload

According to a report from a security researcher who found the bug, a crucial vulnerability lately addressed in the VMware Carbon Black Cloud Workload could be exploited to perform code on a vulnerable server.

Traced as CVE-2021-21982 and highlighting a CVSS score of 9.1, the newly addressed vulnerability dwells in the administrative interface for the tool and exists because attackers could avoid authentication by manipulating a URL on the interface.

Besides, the company also explains that an attacker who can successfully abuse the vulnerability would be capable of seeing and intruding the administrative configuration settings.

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