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Updated DISA Guidelines for VCM

The VMware Center for Policy and Compliance is pleased to announce our latest content update for DISA in vCenter Configuration Manager ™ (VCM).

What’s new in this package?

  • Windows XP       v6.1.21
  • Windows 2000   v6.1.12
  • Windows 2003   v6.1.21
  • Windows 2008   v6.1.14
  • Windows 7          v1.4
  • Windows Vista  v6.1.21
  • UNIX & Linux     v5.1.29

How does this help you address your compliance needs?

As a combat support agency, The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)  plays a vital role in the delivery of information technology services and capabilities to the warfighter. From the fundamental to the tactical, DISA's mission touches all facets of the DoD IT environment. The Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and the NSA Guides are the configuration standards for DOD IA and IA-enabled devices/systems. This content and guidance is adopted by SOX, GLBA, HIPAA & FISMA. In fact, most Healthcare Providers are now adopting DISA Guidelines for best practices within their Enterprise. Using VCM you can now Continuously apply this content to your Virtual & Physical environment and quickly remediate Delta’s.

How do you get it?
Customers wishing to harden their vSphere environment can download the new content via the VCM Content Wizard

Regards,
George Gerchow VMware Director, Center for Policy & Compliance