New set of patches released for ESX(i) 4.0 today
In the early morning hours a pack of emails arrived to notify me of the latest round of patches for vSphere and related products. Most of the patches are related to the Service Console for ESX. A couple of the issues are shared in ESXi and are fixed with the patches.
ESX 4.0 Patches
VMSA-2010-0009 – ESX400-201005401-SG
Updates apps, cim, exsupdate, scripts, tools, vmkernel64, uwlibs, kernel, and openssl
VMSA-2010-0004.1 – ESX400-201002001
ESX Service Console updates for newt, nfs-utils, and glib2 packages.
ESXi 4.0 Patches
VMSA-2010-0009 – ESXi400-201005401-SG
The updated NTP daemon fixes a flaw in the way it handled certain malformed NTP packets.
About Brian Suhr
Brian is a VCDX5-DCV and a Sr. Tech Marketing Engineer at Nutanix and owner of this website. He is active in the VMware community and helps lead the Chicago VMUG group. Specializing in VDI and Cloud project designs. Awarded VMware vExpert status 6 years for 2016 - 2011. VCP3, VCP5, VCP5-Iaas, VCP-Cloud, VCAP-DTD, VCAP5-DCD, VCAP5-DCA, VCA-DT, VCP5-DT, Cisco UCS Design