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[Cb Response] Announcing General Availability of 6.1.8 Windows Sensor

[Cb Response] Announcing General Availability of 6.1.8 Windows Sensor

Hello all,

Today, the Cb Response Team is announcing General Availability of the 6.1.8 Windows sensor. This sensor release is focused on stability improvements and bug fixes.

For more details, please check out the release notes here:

It is always recommended that you adopt a phased roll-out of this sensor in-line with your organization's software deployment best practices. Installing new sensors --- To install the sensors on to your server, run through the following instructions:
1) Ensure your yum repo is set appropriately

2) Run yum install --downloadonly --downloaddir=<local directory to download the package into> <package>

    • <package> is replaced by cb-sensor-

3) Run rpm -i --force <package downloaded>  (for example:cb-sensor- Then:

    • On 6.x servers -- Run /usr/share/cb/cbcheck sensor-builds --update

Your new sensor should now be available via the console. If you have any issues, please contact Carbon Black Technical Support.


The Cb Response Team

[UPDATED 9/20/18 at 2:38PM (ET)]

CbR Cloud announcement can be found here:

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While downloading the issue is as below



Downloading Packages: [Errno 12] Timeout on (28, 'connect() timed out!')
Trying other mirror.

Error Downloading Packages:
  cb-sensor- failure: cb-sensor- from CarbonBlack: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.




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