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CIS and DISA CP&C toolkit update

Hi All,

The VMware Center for Policy & Compliance (CP&C) is pleased to announce the availability of latest Center for Internet Security (CIS) and Defense Information Security Agency (DISA) Compliance toolkit packages for VMware vCenter Configuration Manager (VCM).

The highlights of this release are as below:

  1. CIS has new content for
    • AIX 5.3-6.1 and
    • RHEL 6
  2. DISA has new content for
    • HP-UX 11.23 and 11.31
    • Solaris 10
    • AIX 6.1 and
    • RHEL 5

Apart from the new ones, the older ones are also packaged together respectively. You can download the packages using CCW tool and begin to use it.

Below are some snapshots to give you a quick feel of the update:

CIS Rule Groups and Templates

DISA Rule Groups and Templates

Dashboard View 1

Dashboard View 2

Detailed Compliance Assessment Results

Stay tuned, DISA Compliance Checker for Windows and Linux is coming soon!

Thanks and regards,
Pravin Goyal

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About Pravin Goyal

Pravin is an information security and regulatory compliance expert. He holds various industry recognized and advanced security and other certifications such as CISSP, TOGAF, CWSP and CCSK. He delivers and also lead various security projects such as security and compliance policies for PCI DSS 3.0, HIPAA, IRS, DISA, CIS, vSphere hardening guides, Android Mobile Compliance and compliance checkers. He loves to keep abreast of latest developments in the field and find compelling ideas to bring some additional business and profitability to VMware. Additionally, he believes in collaborating across BUs and Companies to deliver customer facing solutions. Off late, he has authored CIS Docker 1.6 Security Configuration Benchmark, NSX-v 6.1 hardening guide and is active member of vSphere hardening guide development team since vSphere 4.1.