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VMware ESXi 6.5, Patch ESXi650-201707102-SG: Updates esx-xserver VIB (2149934)

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Release date: July 27, 2017

Note: If you are planning to apply this patch bulletin individually, please include Bulletin ESXi650-201707201-UG of ESXi 6.5.0 Update1 release into your VUM patch baseline. In case you are using ESXCLI method to do individual vib update, please include esx-base, esx-tboot, vsan, vsanhealth in vib update command.

Patch Category Bugfix
Patch Severity Important
Build For build information, see KB 2149910.
Host Reboot Required No
Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required No
Affected Hardware N/A
Affected Software N/A
VIBs Included VMware_bootbank_esx-xserver_6.5.0-0.23.5969300
PRs Fixed 1849902
Related CVE numbers N/A


Summaries and Symptoms

This patch updates the esx-xserver VIB to resolve the following issues:

  • The OpenSSH version is updated to version 7.5p1.

Patch Download and Installation

The typical way to apply patches to ESXi hosts is through the VMware vSphere Update Manager. For details, see the Installing and Administering VMware vSphere Update Manager.

ESXi hosts can be updated by manually downloading the patch ZIP file from the VMware download page and installing the VIB by using the esxcli software vib command. Additionally, the system can be updated using the image profile and the esxcli software profile command. For details, see the vSphere Command-Line Interface Concepts and Examples and the vSphere Upgrade Guide.


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