1. Impacted Products
- VMware vRealize Business for Cloud
A remote code execution vulnerability in VMware vRealize Business for Cloud was privately reported to VMware. Updates are available to remediate this vulnerability in affected VMware product.
3a. VMware vRealize Business for Cloud update addresses remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2021-21984)
Known Attack Vectors
A malicious actor with network access may exploit this issue causing unauthorised remote code execution on vRealize Business for Cloud Virtual Appliance.
To remediate CVE-2021-21984 apply the patches listed in the 'Fixed Version' column of the 'Response Matrix' found below.
A Knowledge article was created which is listed in the 'Additional Documentation' column of the 'Response Matrix' below.
VMware would like to thank Egor Dimitrenko of Positive Technologies for reporting this vulnerability to us.
Remediation and Workarounds:
VMware vRealize Business for Cloud
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5. Change Log
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