VMware released a new vCenter Server version: 6.7 Update 3f, 126.96.36.199000, build 15976714. In this article I will cover the resolved issues and I will show how easy is to update from a previous version of vCenter Server 6.7 to VMware vCenter Server 6.7 Update 3f.
In case you are looking for a plain installation of vCenter Server 6.7, you can check my other article: How to Install VCSA 6.7 (VMware vCenter Server Appliance).
This release of vCenter Server 6.7 Update 3f delivers the following patch:
- Security Patch for VMware vCenter Server 6.7 Update 3f (VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance-188.8.131.52000-15976714-patch-FP.iso)
VMware vCenter Server 6.7 Update 3f resolves a critical security issue documented in security advisory VMSA-2020-0006: vmdir that ships with VMware vCenter Server, as part of an embedded or external Platform Services Controller (PSC), may not correctly implement access controls. A malicious actor with network access to an affected vmdir deployment may be able to extract highly sensitive information which could be used to compromise vCenter Server or other services which are dependent upon vmdir for authentication.Read More