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ESXi 7.0 Update 3k: The Latest Patch Released Three Weeks After Update ESXi 7.0 Update 3J”

Three weeks after releasing ESXi Update 3j, VMware has announced the release of yet another patch, Update 3k. This new patch comes with several bug…

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Valentine’s gift from VMware: Discover What’s New in VMware ESXi 8.0b – A Comprehensive Release Notes GuideValentine’s gift from VMware

As a Valentine’s Day treat for IT administrators, VMware has just released a new patch for their virtualization software, ESXi 8.0b. This update promises to…

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ESXiArgs Ransomware -Recover tool is now available!

CISA has developed ESXiArgs-Recover, a tool aimed at assisting organizations in their attempts to recover virtual machines affected by ESXiArgs ransomware attacks. Some organizations have…

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ESXiArgs Ransomware: Someone is encrypting an unpatched VMware ESXi 6.X servers that are open to the internet.

Warnings are being issued by administrators, hosting providers, and the French Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-FR) that attackers are actively targeting VMware ESXi servers that…

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VMware ESXi 7.0 Update 3j has been released today!

This patch addresses the following issues: Build Details Download Filename: VMware-ESXi-7.0U3j-21053776-depot Build: 21053776 Download Size: 379.0 MB md5sum: 7f67b843759aacc1a05d2074149bcc9b sha256checksum: ddff86dcdbe00180b7c6281770715a40c597c12f8c60ecee980167c25ada45ea Host Reboot Required: Yes Virtual…

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A vulnerability has been discovered in VMware’s vRealize Log Insight

Multiple vulnerabilities in VMware vRealize Log Insight were privately reported to VMware. These vulnerabilities affect users of VMware’s vRealize Log Insight, a log collection and…

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Recently, over 45,000 VMware ESXi systems reached their end of life.

VMware ESXi 6.5 and ESXi 6.7 reached end-of-life on October 15, 2022, and will no longer receive technical support or security updates, putting the software…

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Prevention and Mitigation against Unsigned vSphere Installation Bundles (VIBs) in ESXi

Researchers from cyber threat intelligence company Mandiant on Thursday 29th published information on two malware leveraging unsigned vSphere Installation Bundles (“VIBs”) to install backdoors VirtualPita…

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VirtualPita, VirtualPie – new malware backdoors VMware ESXi servers to hijack virtual machines

The malicious actors found the new method of taking over the control of VMware ESXi hypervisors to control vCenter servers and virtual machines for Windows…

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Let’s determine expired SSL certificates in vCenter and ESXi 6.x and 7.x

Once you have an issue with signing in to your environment or some services cannot start, the more likely root cause is the SSL cert…

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