Compliance Checker/Health Check Scanning for vSphere 5.x and 6.x[Esxi and vCenter]

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Looking for Online /authorized Compliance Checker for my  vSphere Environment  5.x and 6.x - vCenter and Esxi Host
vSphere Hardening Guidelines for 5.x and 6.x - for my vCenter and Esxi Host
Any Tool from VMware we can use to scan and fix the vulnerabilities ?
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Any Tool from VMware we can use to scan and fix the vulnerabilities ?

yes, it is called VMware Update Manager, as part of the VCenter Server now.
https://www.vmware.com/support/pubs/vum_pubs.html

As for the hardening VMware environment, this is the guide that I use:
https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-vSphere/6.5/vsphere-esxi-vcenter-server-652-security-guide.pdf

Hope that helps.
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Not update manager!! ,  there was some compliance checker earlier used i believe , so am looking for something which can scan my  Host and Vc for security issues but not the patches we are missing
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Thanks Andrew , Seems url not working to get this tool ?
Can i get it to work on my 5.x and 6.x environment ..
also need security hardening guide to fix the gaps
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URL is working for me.

You will now need to purchase additional software for 6.x
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did not find any such free compliance checker  for vSPhere 6.x?
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Any such free compliance checker  for vSPhere 6.x?
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not free. I would recommend a trial of Runecast Analyser!

https://www.runecast.com/
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Thanks Andrew,Any script/free utility to work like compliance checked for vSphere 5.x/6.x
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE Fellow)VMware and Virtualization Consultant
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Tools that were around are now defunct, and deprecated.
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okay Thanks
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