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powerCLI for missing esxi patches

are there any automated ways to get a security "patch status report" of all your esxi hosts using powerCLI or any of the suggested power packs/scripts. without having to go into vcenter and check each host manually (which can be quite time consuming with lots of hosts). or is there anyway to get a single report for all hosts?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
These scripts here called vCheck from www.virtu-al.net, will create a report of the ESXi environment, and show the builds of ESXi in use.


You will then need to use the Patch Portal here to confirm how out of date you are.


If you have VMware Update Manager, you can use PowerCLI cmdlets as specified here


but there are not really any PowerCLI commands, which are going to give you a patch status report, of missing patches.
pma111Author Commented:
so all in all you are better checking this within vcenter, per host?
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Reports will provide which version and build you are on.

But the same information can be obtained from vCenter Server.
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