VMware vCloud Connector Release Notes

vCloud Connector 2.7.2 | 24 MAR 2016 | Build 3570817 (Server), 3570818 (Node)

What's in the Release Notes

The release notes cover the following topics:

What's New

Update to glibc package to address a security issue: The vCloud Connector appliance is updated with hardened kernel to include upgraded glibc package to address a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2015-7547 to this issue.

Upgrade to vCloud Connector 2.7.2 is supported from version 2.7.1. See Upgrading vCloud Connector for information.

Except for the glibc package updated in vCloud Connector 2.7.2 and the JRE update in vCloud Connector 2.7.1 (vCloud Connector 2.7.1 Release Notes), the functionality of vCloud Connector is the same as vCloud Connector 2.7. See the and the vCloud Connector 2.7 Release Notes for the list of new features and known issues.