The 8.5.4 Server Release Notes provide information for users upgrading from previous versions as well as for users new to VMware Carbon Black App Control.


Date: November, 2020


App Control 8.5.4 is a maintenance release that addresses a critical product defect.

Supported upgrade paths

Below is a table explaining the supported upgrade paths for Carbon Black App Control 8.5.4 servers:

Upgrading from: Upgrading to:
v8.0.0 v8.5.4
v8.1.0 v8.5.4
v8.1.4 v8.5.4
v8.1.6 v8.5.4
v8.1.8 v8.5.4
v8.1.10 v8.5.4
v8.5.0 v8.5.4
v8.5.2 v8.5.4

Corrective Content

This section lists the defects fixed in Carbon Black App Control 8.5.4 Server.

Item # Description
EP-11687 Fixed issue where syslog traffic ceased after upgrading to v8.5.2.