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vCenter Server 6.7 Update 3f |  APR 9 2020 | ISO Build 15976714

vCenter Server Appliance 6.7 Update 3f |  APR 9 2020 | ISO Build 15976714

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What's in the Release Notes

The release notes cover the following topics:

What's New

  • The vCenter Server 6.7 Update 3f release addresses issues documented in the Resolved Issues section.

Earlier Releases of vCenter Server 6.7

Features and known issues of vCenter Server are described in the release notes for each release. Release notes for earlier releases of vCenter Server 6.7 are:

For internationalization, compatibility, installation and upgrade, open source components and product support notices see the VMware vCenter Sever 6.7 Update 1 Release Notes.

Upgrade Notes for This Release

Important: Upgrade from vCenter Server 6.5 Update 3f and above to vCenter Server 6.7 Update 3f is not supported. For more information on vCenter Server versions that support upgrade to vCenter Server 6.7 Update 3f, see VMware knowledge base article 67077.

Patches Contained in This Release

This release of vCenter Server 6.7 Update 3f delivers the following patches. See the VMware Patch Download Center for more information on downloading patches.

Full Patch for VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.7 Update 3f

Product Patch for vCenter Server Appliance containing VMware software fixes, security fixes, and Third Party Product fixes (for example: JRE and tcServer).

This patch is applicable to the vCenter Server Appliance and Platform Services Controller Appliance.

For vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller Appliances

Download Filename VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance-6.7.0.43000-15976714-patch-FP.iso
Build 15976714
Download Size 1991.5 MB
md5sum 047fb6285433c60e59f4cb8075111da0
sha1checksum 052f90e8d44757d8b277a9d6990233a3b8301c75

Download and Installation

You can download this patch by going to the VMware Patch Download Center and choosing VC from the Select a Product drop-down menu.

  1. Attach the VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance-6.7.0.43000-15976714-patch-FP.iso file to the vCenter Server Appliance CD or DVD drive.
  2.  Log in to the appliance shell as a user with super administrative privileges (for example, root) and run the following commands:
    • To stage the ISO:
      software-packages stage --iso
    • To see the staged content:
      software-packages list --staged
    • To install the staged rpms:
      software-packages install --staged

For more information on using the vCenter Server Appliance shells, see VMware knowledge base article 2100508.

For more information on patching the vCenter Server Appliance, see Patching the vCenter Server Appliance.

For more information on staging patches, see Stage Patches to vCenter Server Appliance.

For more information on installing patches, see Install vCenter Server Appliance Patches.

For issues resolved in this patch see Resolved Issues.

For Photon OS updates, see VMware vCenter Server Appliance Photon OS Security Patches

For more information on patching using the Appliance Management Interface, see Patching the vCenter Server Appliance by Using the Appliance Management Interface.

Resolved Issues

The resolved issues are grouped as follows.

Security Issues
  • This release resolves CVE-2020-3952, a critical severity vulnerability. For more information, see VMSA-2020-0006.

Known Issues from Prior Releases

To view a list of previous known issues, click here.