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VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201310102-SG: Updates VMware ESXi 5.0 net-bnx2x vib (2055557)

Details

Release Date: October 17, 2013

Bulletin ID ESXi500-201310102-SG
Patch Category Security
Patch Severity Important
Build For build information, see KB 2055559.
Host Reboot Required Yes
Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required Yes
Affected Hardware N/A
Affected Software N/A
VIBs Included VMware:net-bnx2x_1.61.15.v50.1-2vmw.500.2.38.1311177
PRs Fixed

952737

Related CVE numbers N/A
 
 
For more information on patch and update classification, see KB 2014447.

Solution

Summaries and Symptoms

This patch updates the net-bnx2x VIB to address a stability issue.

Deployment Considerations
 
None beyond the required patch bundles and reboot information listed in the table above.
 
Patch Download and Installation
 
The typical way to apply patches to ESXi hosts is through the VMware Update Manager. For details, see the Installing and Administering VMware vSphere Update Manager.

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