Posts tagged: VMware

VMware ESX Server 3.0.3 is available for download

By , 12 august, 2008 08:18

Release higlights:

  • Support for Quad-Core AMD Opteron 8300 and 2300 series processor families (codename Barcelona)
  • Support for Dual-Core Intel Xeon 5200 series processors (codename Wolfdale)
  • Enhanced patch management
  • Support for new / updated guest OS; Windows 2003 R2 Data Center Edition and Red Hat Enterprise 5.1
  • Update for service console from RHEL3 U8 to RHEL3 U9

http://www.vmware.com/support/vi3/doc/releasenotes_esx303.html#resolvedissues

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Some great links for virtualization security best practices

By , 11 august, 2008 20:14

Guidance on best practices of VMware Virtual Infrastructure:
http://www.vmware.com/overview/security/best_practices.html

Security implications of the Virtual Data Center:
http://www.malanmurphy.com/Security_Implications_of_the_Virtual.pdf

Security technical implementation guide (Department Of Defense USA)
http://iase.disa.mil/stigs/stig/esx_server_stig_v1r1_final.pdf

I would also recommend to read the whitepaper VMware VI Architecture Overview:
http://www.vmware.com/pdf/vi_architecture_wp.pdf

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