Security Alert – Patch Reminder

  • 12 January 2022
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Security Alert – Patch Reminder
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Urgent Patch for CSB Director security vulnerability


Systems affected

Affects all users of CSB Director.



CSB Director leverages third party libraries that are susceptible to a serious vulnerability.



A bad actor can exploit the vulnerability to gain elevated privileges and take full control of servers running CSB Director.



Due to the possibility of CSB Director vaults being exploited in an attack we have released a patch and strongly recommend that you immediately update CSB Director to version 8.6.1. By doing so you stop the exploitation of this vulnerability.

As part of efforts to improve security and be DMARC-compliant, we will be updating the CSB portal to send all emails from domain rather than the current Please update your email rules to reflect this change.

DMARC = Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance protocol



The Carbonite Team


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Thanks for the heads up!