Security Controls

How Do I . . .?:  Scan and Patch ESXi Hypervisors

The Virtual Inventory feature is used to scan and patch the ESXi hypervisors (ESXi hosts) that are used in your organization. The process is simple:

1.Add your managed and unmanaged ESXi hypervisors to Security Controls.

2.Perform a scan of the managed and unmanaged ESXi hypervisors.

3.View the security bulletins that are missing on the managed and unmanaged ESXi hypervisors.

4.Initiate a deployment of any missing security bulletins.

5.Specify how the ESXi hypervisor and the virtual machines contained on the hypervisor will be affected during the bulletin deployment.

6.View the deployment results.



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