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Security patch for VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Update 1b (2130504)

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Release Date: January 07, 2016 

Security and Third Party (TP) patch for vCenter Server containing security fixes and Third Party Product (for example; JRE, tcServer, and SLES OS components)

This patch is applicable for vCenter Server Appliance, Platform Services Controller Appliance. For full product patch see KB 2130505


For vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller Appliances                                                  

Download FilenameVMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance-
Download Size172.4 MB

These vCenter Server components depend on JRE and has to be patched: 
  • Platform Services Controller  
  • Management Service Controller 

Download and Installation 

You can download this patch by going to the VMware Patch Download Center and choosing VC from the Search by Product drop down.    

  1. Attach VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance- file to vCenter Server Appliance   
  2. Go to command prompt and run the commands given below:     
    1. To stage ISO:
                    software-packages stage --iso       
    2. To see  the staged content:
                    software-packages list --staged       
    3. To  install the staged rpms:
                    software-packages install --staged    

For more information on patching the vCenter Server Appliance, see Patching the vCenter Server Appliance

For more information on staging patches, see Stage Patches to vCenter Server Appliance 

For more information on installing patches, see Install vCenter Server Appliance Patches

For more information on patching using the Appliance Management Interface, see Patching the vCenter Server Appliance by Using the Appliance Management Interface

Download and Installation

You can download this patch by going to the VMware Patch Download Center and choosing VC from the Search by Product drop down.

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