6,700 VMware vCenter servers exposed to hackers

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Thousands of VMware vCenter servers are currently exposed online and vulnerable to a new attack that can allow hackers to take over devices. The exploit for this bug is also a one-line cURL request, which makes it easy even for low-skilled threat actors to automate attacks. VMware has taken this bug very seriously and has … Read more

Creating VMs With ESXi is EASY

VMware ESXi

Creating Virtual Machines This video demonstrates how you can easily create a Windows Server 2019 virtual machine via the ESXi GUI and what settings you should use. In addition to this, we will show you step-by-step on how to automate the creation of a virtual machine using VMware PowerCLI. These steps are tailored more towards … Read more

Download and license vSphere

VMware Knowledgebase

Steps to download and license vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi 6.x & 7.x) To download and activate ESXi 6.x & 7.x: Navigate to the VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) Download Center. From the Select Version drop-down, select the version Click Download. If prompted, log in to your My VMware profile. If you do not have a profile, you must create … Read more

Installing VMware Tools in a Windows virtual machine

VMware tools

How to install VMware Tools in a Windows vm The video is based on VMware knowledgebase article 1018377 Installing VMware Tools VMware tools come with most VMware products they deliver various drivers for better performance of a virtual machine VMware tools are packaged in an ISO CD image which is mounted to virtual machines virtual … Read more

VMwareKB TV is alive again

VMware Knowledgebase

I see that the YouTube channel known as VMwareKB has started publishing new content again after several years of going dark. It’s interesting to me because I was the one who created the channel many years back when I worked at VMware on the Knowledgebase team. YouTube has changed quite a bit since then, and … Read more