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VMware ESXi 4.1, Patch Release ESXi410-201205001 (2019860)

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Release Date: May 3, 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
KB 2019862


Summaries and Symptoms

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

Before You Install This Patch

To ensure that you have the most complete set of security fixes, VMware strongly recommends that you first upgrade to ESXi 4.1 Update 2 and then apply this patch.

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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