VMware issues fix for Carbon Black BSODs

Tom Allen
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Affected endpoints may also display the message, 'PFN_LIST_CORRUPT'
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Affected endpoints may also display the message, 'PFN_LIST_CORRUPT'

A new threat research ruleset has caused blue screens of death across the USA, Asia and Europe

VMware's Carbon Black endpoint security tool is causing PC freezes and boot loops, the company has admitted. Multiple organisations have reported issues with Carbon Black EDR since the problem w...

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