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VMware ESXi 4.1, Patch Release ESXi410-201206001 (2019243)

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Release Date: June 14, 2012

Download Filename
Download Size:
89.6 MB



Host Reboot Required: Yes

Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required: Yes
Bulletin ID Classification Knowledge Base Article
ESXi410-201206401-SG Security KB 2019244



Summaries and Symptoms

This patch contains security fixes for ESXi 4.1. For more information, see the KB for the individual bulletin.

Best Practices for a Secure Environment

To ensure that you have the complete set of security fixes, VMware recommends that you first update to ESXi 4.1 Update 2 and install all subsequent patches, including this one.

For instructions and system requirements, see the Upgrade Guide. Also read the ESXi 4.1 Update 2 Release Notes for information on the tools you use to upgrade ESXi 4.1 to Update 2 and other tips.

Note: This upgrade will require rebooting the host and migration or shutdown of virtual machines.

Patch Download and Installation

ESXi hosts can be updated by manually downloading the patch ZIP file from the VMware download page and installing the bulletin by using the vihostupdate command through the vSphere CLI. For details, see the vSphere Command-Line Interface Installation and Scripting Guide and the vSphere Upgrade Guide.

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