VMware Carbon Black Cloud sensor recipe (macOS)

Description

VMware Carbon Black is a powerful endpoint protection solution that plays a critical role in an organization's cybersecurity strategy. Deploying Carbon Black via the installer package through the admin console is a strategic approach that ensures consistent, efficient, and effective endpoint security. By mastering this deployment process, organizations can enhance their cybersecurity posture, mitigate threats proactively, and protect their digital assets in an increasingly dangerous digital landscape.

This guide will help you create a Fileset and deploy the application along with the required profiles.

Ingredients

Downloads

VMware CBCloud Profiles.zip
VMware Carbon Black Cloud.fileset.zip

Directions

Please note this recipe includes Carbon Black Cloud sensor (CB Defense) version 3.7.4.53. This version is supported on MacOS 11.0 and newer.

Downloading and extracting the MDM profiles and installers

You will first want to grab and download your VMware installations and profiles. The .dmg will need to be mounted first and then extract the necessary components from this file.

Once the .dmg has been mounted you will see the contents listed. Below is the CBCloud Install.pkg and doc folder containing the required MDM profiles.