how to find install security patch

How do I find install security patches via cli ? and also remove that patch if necessary?
For an example, i want to find whether i installed ESXI650-201712101-SG
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
esxcli software vib list

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will show the vibs installed and build number, or also check build number  you will see if it matches    ESXI650-201712101-SG

these are the VIBS


Build 7273056 - ESXi-6.5.0-20171201001s-standard (Build 7273056)

You don't uninstall patches, you rollback the version Shift-R at start of ESXi host.

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sara2000Author Commented:
when i issue esxcli software vib list. it is only listing name and version etc. Not like VMware_bootbank_esx_base _

How do we get that list via cli?
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
just ignore VMware_bootbank_ becomes esx-base as a vib!

(because they are in the VMware bootbank!)

and in the version column is the version!

VMware_bootbank_esx-tboot_6.5.0-1.33.7273056 becomes esx-tboot ?

is that too difficult ?

if using grep you would grep for .7273056
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