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New KB articles published for week ending 4/2/16

HTML Access
Audio issue when connected to a View desktop using HTML Access and Firefox 43 or 44 (2144831)
Date Published: 3/28/2016
Keyboard issues when using HTML Access and Safari on iOS to connect to a View desktop or application (2144850)
Date Published: 4/1/2016

VMware ESXi
Virtual Machine tasks performed through vSphere Web Client fails with the error: Assign virtual machine to resource pool (2142994)
Date Published: 3/30/2016
Duplicate response for Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP) request – CARP controller nodes running on a same ESXi host (2144849)
Date Published: 3/29/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, unpreparing Stateless ESXi host fails with the error: Agent VIB module is not installed. Cause : 15 The installation transaction failed. The transaction is not supported (2144732)
Date Published: 3/31/2016

VMware Horizon
VMware Horizon Client for Windows 4.0.x fails to connect to the Conenction Server using the FQDN (2144886)
Date Published: 3/31/2016
Network port diagram for VMware Horizon View 7.x (2144830)
Date Published: 3/29/2016

VMware Horizon Client for Linux
Unable to connect to Horizon 7 desktops from Horizon Client for Linux using xfreerdp (2144852)
Date Published: 3/30/2016
No mouse or keyboard response when connected to a View desktop using Horizon Client for Linux and VMware Blast (2144884)
Date Published: 3/31/2016

VMware Horizon Client for Windows
Windows Fax and Scan on a Windows 10 View desktop crashes when a user tries to perform a scan (2144770)
Date Published: 3/31/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Storage vMotion of Edge appliance disrupts VIX communication in VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.x and NSX for vSphere 6.x (2140891)
Date Published: 3/30/2016
IPv4 IP address do not get auto approved when SpoofGuard policy is set to Trust On First Use (TOFU) in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.x (2144649)
Date Published: 3/28/2016
Service Composer fails to translate virtual machines into security-groups in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2144726)
Date Published: 3/31/2016
End of Availability and End of Support Life for VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x (2144769)
Date Published: 3/31/2016
Importing draft firewall rules fails after existing firewall configuration is removed by a REST API request (2144456)
Date Published: 3/31/2016

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.8.5 patch to address several security vulnerabilities including CVE-2015-7547 (2144878)
Date Published: 3/30/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Upgrading vCenter Server 6.0 to 6.0 U1b fails with the error: Installation of component VMware Postgres 9.3.9.0 Installer failed (2144389)
Date Published: 3/30/2016
Exporting a virtual machine from a vSphere environment to VMware Workstation fails with the error: The session does not have the required permissions (2144705)
Date Published: 4/1/2016

VMware vCloud Director
Using accept header value while connecting VMware vCloud Director through REST API (2144638)
Date Published: 3/31/2016

VMware vCloud Director for Service Provider
Using vCDNI in vCloud Director 8.0.1 (2144587)
Date Published: 3/30/2016

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.x upgrade to NSX for vSphere 6.2.x Best Practices (2144620)
Date Published: 3/28/2016
End of Availability and End of Support Life for VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.x (2144733)
Date Published: 3/31/2016

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server
Customizing email alert template to include platform name in VMware vRealize Hyperic 5.x (2144044)
Date Published: 4/1/2016

VMware Virtual SAN
VMware Virtual SAN 6.2 on disk upgrade fails at 10% (2144724)
Date Published: 3/31/2016
VMware Virtual SAN 6.2 on disk upgrade fails due to CBT enabled virtual disks (2144882)
Date Published: 3/30/2016
VMware Virtual SAN 6.2 on disk upgrade fails due to CBT enabled virtual disks (2144725)
Date Published: 3/31/2016
VMware Virtual SAN 6.2 on disk upgrade fails at 10% (2144881)
Date Published: 3/30/2016

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager
Scheduled Reports do not get created in Exported Reports folder (2142035)
Date Published: 3/29/2016

VMware vRealize Log Insight
Log Insight for vCenter FAQ (2144909)
Date Published: 3/31/2016

VMware vRealize Log Insight
Log Insight 2.5 and 3.0 connecting to TLSv1.1 or TLSv1.2 servers (2144162)
Date Published: 3/31/2016

VMware vRealize Operations for Published Applications
VMware vRealize Operations for Published Applications Manager key replacement (2144495)
Date Published: 3/29/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
VMware vRealize Operations 6.0.3 patch to address CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144879)
Date Published: 3/30/2016
VMware vRealize Operations 6.1 patch to address CVE-2015-7547:glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer (2144880)
Date Published: 3/30/2016

VMware vSphere Data Protection
Unable to adjust proxy throughput on VMware Data Protection 6.1.x (2144583)
Date Published: 3/31/2016
VDP – File Level Restore (FLR) fails on Windows 2012 Guest OS running on GUID Partition Table (GPT) disks (2144629)
Date Published: 3/31/2016

VMware vSphere PowerCLI
The RuntimeName property of objects retrieved by the Get-ScsiLun cmdlet is empty (2144836)
Date Published: 3/29/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 3/26/16

HTML Access
Unable to access Windows 8.1 and Windows 2012 R2 RDS desktops using HTML Access and Safari on an iPhone (2144776)
Date Published: 3/26/2016

VMware App Volumes
Deleting or updating an assignment in VMware App Volumes 3.0 might disable writable disks (2144688)
Date Published: 3/22/2016

VMware ESXi
Connecting to View desktops with Horizon View agent 6.0.x or 6.1.x hosted on ESXi 5.5 Update 3b or later fails with a black screen (2144518)
Date Published: 3/24/2016
Red Hat Enterprise 7 virtual machine UTC time setting are not changed deploying a customized virtual machine (2144594)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
Connecting to View desktops with Horizon View Agent 5.3.5 or earlier hosted on ESXi 5.5 Update 3b or later fails with a black screen (2144438)
Date Published: 3/24/2016

VMware Horizon
Modifying Cloud Pod Architecture home site behavior (2140012)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
Connecting to View desktops with Horizon View Agent 6.1.x hosted on ESXi 6.0 Update 1 or later fails with a black screen (2144453)
Date Published: 3/24/2016
Virtual machine errors occur when you off from a linked-clone pool for which the Delete or refresh machine on logoff setting is set to Refresh Immediately (2144692)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
Accessing the Horizon View Administrator page displays a blank error window in Horizon 7 (2144768)
Date Published: 3/23/2016
Working with Security Enabled View Admin UI (2144303)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
Manually enabling screen DMA in a virtual machine (2144475)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
Restarting the View Agent service on a launched desktop causes the desktop status to change to Invalid IP address (2144585)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
Entering and exiting maintenance mode for an ESXi host that has Horizon instant clones (2144808)
Date Published: 3/25/2016

VMware Horizon Client
NVIDIA video color setting causes desktop flickering in Horizon Client for Windows (2144810)
Date Published: 3/24/2016

Improve Horizon Client multimedia redirection performance by using the discrete graphics card (2144771)
Date Published: 3/24/2016
MMR playback performance is slow on the NVIDIA Quadro NVS 135M video card (2144809)
Date Published: 3/24/2016

VMware Horizon DaaS
How to enable TLS 1.0 in Horizon client 4.0 (2144623)
Date Published: 3/23/2016

VMware Horizon View
Fehlermeldung beim Initiieren des HTML-Zugriffs auf den VMware View 5.2-Desktop: „Routing-Token fehlt in Anforderung“ (2144752)
Date Published: 3/23/2016

VMware Horizon View Client
USB devices on your local system disappear when you connect to a remote desktop with Horizon Client 3.5.x or earlier (2144334)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
Unentitled remote applications are not removed from the Open With menu list in Horizon Client for Mac OS X (2144580)
Date Published: 3/22/2016

VMware Identity Manager
Enabling TLS 1.0 protocol in VMware Identity Manager 2.6 (2144805)
Date Published: 3/24/2016

VMware Integrated OpenStack
VMware Integrated OpenStack Nova snapshots are not created successfully with NFS/iSCSI Storage (2144686)
Date Published: 3/25/2016
Converted images from Qcow2 and other formats do not boot successfully on VMware Integrated OpenStack running on VSAN storage (2144687)
Date Published: 3/25/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
After upgrading to VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.2 there is no upgrade option available for NSX Guest Introspection and NSX Data Security and the services remain at version 6.2.1 (2144387)
Date Published: 3/23/2016
VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Guest Introspection Universal Service Virtual Machine (USVM) Log Collection (2144624)
Date Published: 3/25/2016

VMware vCenter Operations Enterprise
Disabling password complexity in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 5.x and 6.x (2112628)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Data import fails in VMware vRealize Operations Manager (2141964)
Date Published: 3/23/2016

VMware vCenter Update Manager
Upgrading an ESXi 6.0 host to Update 2 with Lock Down mode enabled using vCenter Update Manager fails with the error: The host returns esxupdate error code:18 (2144691)
Date Published: 3/23/2016

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent
VMware vRealize Hyperic Agent fails to install due to case-sensitive hostname (2144157)
Date Published: 3/21/2016

VMware vFabric Postgres Standard Edition
vFabric Postgres 9.3 patch to address CVE-2015-7547: stack buffer overflow in the glibc library (2144827)
Date Published: 3/25/2016

VMware vRealize Log Insight
Log Insight 3.0 doesn’t start after a failed upgrade to 3.3 (2144648)
Date Published: 3/23/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Node status reports as Waiting for Analytics in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2143800)
Date Published: 3/23/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Reports and Views are not imported after upgrading from vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.X to 6.1 (2139938)
Date Published: 3/21/2016
Endpoint Operations Agent fails to create object mapping in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1.x (2141277)
Date Published: 3/24/2016
Alerts are received during the scheduled maintenance window in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2144599)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
After upgrading to vRealize Operations 6.2.0a , vCenter adapters remain in Starting state (2144582)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
Upgrading VMware vRealize Operations Manager to 6.2.0a version fails (2144591)
Date Published: 3/21/2016
Objects marked as Not Existing do not get deleted from VMware vRealize Operations Manager (2144592)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
Cluster does not come online after upgrading to VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.2.0 (2144593)
Date Published: 3/22/2016
After upgrading to vRealize Operations 6.2.0a, Adapter Instances are in Stopped or Unknown status (2144596)
Date Published: 3/22/2016

VMware vRealize Orchestrator
Unable to log into VMware vRealize Orchestrator 7.0 (2144621)
Date Published: 3/21/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 3/19/16

My VMware
Explaining messages received during the license key upgrade processes in the My VMware portal (2124880)
Date Published: 3/14/2016

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603201-UG: Updates esx-base, vsanhealth, vsan vib (2142185)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603203-UG: Updates esx-tboot (2142187)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603205-UG: Updates esx-ui (2142189)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160302001-standard (2142190)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160302001-no-tools (2142191)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603101-SG: Updates esx-base (2142192)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160301001s-no-tools (2142195)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603206-UG: Updates nvme (2143768)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Recommended timeout values for VMware Distributed Power Management (DPM) for HPE Superdome X (2144327)
Date Published: 3/17/2016
The esxcli vib update command fails in ESXi 6.0 Update 2 (2144595)
Date Published: 3/18/2016
Attempts to upgrade ESXi might fail when the ESXi partition table contains a coredump partition (2144074)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch Release ESXi-6.0.0-update02 (2142184)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603202-UG: Updates ehci-ehci-hcd, misc-drivers, xhci-xhci (2142186)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603204-UG: Updates tools-light (2142188)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603102-SG: Updates tools-light (2142193)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160301001s-standard (2142194)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603207-UG: Updates net-vmxnet3 (2143770)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201603208-UG: Updates sata-ahci (2143771)
Date Published: 3/16/2016

VMware Horizon 6
Windows Media Player stops working when View Agent 6.1 is installed (2144584)
Date Published: 3/14/2016

VMware Horizon View Client for Mac
Horizon Client for Mac OS X crashes after idle session timeout when installed on Mac OS X 10.9 (2144573)
Date Published: 3/15/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Installing NSX Guest Introspection services (MUX VIB) on the ESXi host fails in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2135278)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Backup and restore of individual VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Edge (2144087)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Any changes to the Primary UDLR result in the vNic_0 being shutdown on the Seconday UDLR in VMware Cross-vCenter NSX for vSphere 6.2.x (2144420)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Destination Network Address Translation (DNAT) support in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2144571)
Date Published: 3/14/2016

VMware Site Recovery Manager
VMware vCloud Suite 7 Fulfillment (2142364)
Date Published: 3/14/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Update for VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 Update 2 (2138600)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Pre-upgrade check failure during vCenter Server 5.5.x upgrade (2144262)
Date Published: 3/16/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Security patch for VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Update 2 (2138599)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Renaming a VM using PowerCLI script reverts the VM name to its original value (2144061)
Date Published: 3/16/2016

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
vCenter Service Status on the vCenter Server Appliance 5.x displays the error: Communication problem with the server (2144597)
Date Published: 3/16/2016

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Logging into the vSphere Web Client fails with the error: An internal error has occurred – Index ‘0’ specified is out of bounds (2144304)
Date Published: 3/17/2016
Upgrade the vCenter Server or Platform Services Controller Appliance 6.0 via the VAMI hangs at 70% (2144485)
Date Published: 3/15/2016

VMware vCenter Update Manager
Scanning an ESXi host using vCenter Update Manager causes some virtual machines to fail (2144365)
Date Published: 3/17/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
DNS settings are incorrectly applied to VMware vRealize Automation provisioned machines with multiple NICs (2144102)
Date Published: 3/16/2016

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
Virtual machine performance issues after upgrading VMware tools version to 10.0.x in VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.x (2144236)
Date Published: 3/17/2016

VMware Virtual SAN
VMware Virtual SAN 6.2 fulfillment (2143726)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Virtual Machine creation test (2144275)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Storage performance test (2144277)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Cluster Health – Virtual SAN Disk Balance (2144278)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Invalid unicast agent test (2144398)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Performance Service – Stats DB object conflicts check (2144405)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Cluster Health – Deduplication and compression usage health test (2144572)
Date Published: 3/18/2016
Compatibility Concerns with Virtual SAN 6.2 and Dell PERC H730 and FD332-PERC Controllers (2144614)
Date Published: 3/16/2016

VMware Virtual SAN
VSAN RVC fails to run after upgrade to vCenter Server 6.0 Update 1b (2144031)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN space reporting feature overview (2144399)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Multicast performance test (2144276)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Cluster Health – Deduplication and compression configuration consistency check (2144279)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – performance service – All hosts contributing stats check (2144400)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Performance Service – Performance data collection check (2144401)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Performance Service – Stats DB object check (2144403)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Health Service – Performance Service – Stats master election check (2144408)
Date Published: 3/16/2016
Virtual SAN Performance Graphs in the vSphere Web Client (2144493)
Date Published: 3/16/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
Cloud Management Marketplace on Solution Exchange (2144497)
Date Published: 3/15/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 node status stuck at Waiting for Analytics (2144469)
Date Published: 3/17/2016
Cluster will not come online after a cluster reboot in VMware vRealize Operations 6.x (2144487)
Date Published: 3/17/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Granting the admin user access to su, passwd, and pam_tally2 in vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2144350)
Date Published: 3/15/2016
Policy changes applied to groups or objects are not reflected in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2144355)
Date Published: 3/15/2016
Requested redundancy is incompatible with existing redundancy in vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2144344)
Date Published: 3/15/2016
Deleting a Symptom Definition through the API in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2144348)
Date Published: 3/15/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 3/12/16

Datacenter
VMware response to OpenSSL security issue CVE-2016-0800, aka DROWN (2144474)
Date Published: 3/8/2016

VMware ESXi
The legacy VMware Tools installation fail after open-vm-tools is removed (2126694)
Date Published: 3/7/2016
Few functionalities are disabled for open-vm-tools on SLED 12 (2144666)
Date Published: 3/11/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Purging System Events in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2144418)
Date Published: 3/10/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, NSX Manager runs out of memory with the error: OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded (2144416)
Date Published: 3/10/2016

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Support for upgrading VMware Tools in VMware vRealize Operations Manager (2085971)
Date Published: 3/8/2016

VMware vCenter Server
After reinstalling vCenter Server 6.0 EAM fails to push VIB’s to ESXi host with the error: Host not covered by scope anymore” (2144476)
Date Published: 3/9/2016
After updating certificates using certificate manager on vCenter Server or PSC 6.0 Update1b services and rollback fails (2144086)
Date Published: 3/10/2016

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
vSphere Replication 1.0, and 5.1 workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144289)
Date Published: 3/8/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
Connecting to the embedded VMware vRealize Orchestrator instance on a clustered or HA distribution of VMware vRealize Automation 7.0 fails with an error: BadCredentialsException (2143150)
Date Published: 3/9/2016

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager
Updating Windows Patching content manually in VMware vRealize Configuration Manager 5.x (2144333)
Date Published: 3/9/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Deletion Scheduling Interval with a value of 0 results in Waiting for Analytics in vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2144356)
Date Published: 3/11/2016
VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x reports this alert: NTP Servers are not reachable (2144694)
Date Published: 3/8/2016

VMware vRealize Orchestrator
Enable TLSv1.1 and TLSv1.2 for outgoing httpsS connections in vRealize Orchestrator 6.0.2 and 6.0.3 (2144316)
Date Published: 3/10/2016
Enable SSLv3 and TLSv1 for outgoing httpsS connections in vRealize Orchestrator 6.0.4 and 7.0.x manually (2144318)
Date Published: 3/10/2016

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions
Big Data Extensions 2.0-2.2 patch to address CVE-2015-7547: stack buffer overflow in the glibc library (2144423)
Date Published: 3/11/2016
Big Data Extensions 2.3 patch to address CVE-2015-7547: stack buffer overflow in the glibc library (2144424)
Date Published: 3/11/2016

VMware vSphere Data Protection
VMware vSphere Data Protection patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144496)
Date Published: 3/11/2016

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
vSphere Storage Appliance 5.x patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144491)
Date Published: 3/11/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 3/5/16

My VMware
Tracking your Partner Activation Code (PAC) after redemption (2144006)
Date Published: 3/1/2016

Not Specified
VMware SDDC on IBM Cloud – Advanced V1.0 (2144169)
Date Published: 3/5/2016

VMware ESXi
VMware vSphere with Operations Management 6 Standard Fulfillment (2143941)
Date Published: 3/1/2016
Recommended minimum version for VMware NSX for vSphere with Guest Introspection Driver, ESXi and vCenter server (2144295)
Date Published: 3/4/2016
Upgrading an ESXi 5.5 host to 6.0 you are unable to assign permissions or login using Active Directory credentials to the ESXi host (2144152)
Date Published: 3/1/2016
PercentIdleMBInSpaceDemand option fails to prevent overprovisioning on the Datastore Cluster in VMware vSphere 5.5 (2144282)
Date Published: 3/3/2016

VMware Horizon
Unable to revert vGPU setting if enabled on an existing pool (2143254)
Date Published: 3/2/2016
HTML Access generates a cookie that does not have the HttpOnly flag (2144360)
Date Published: 3/4/2016

VMware Horizon DaaS
Desktops disappear in Enterprise Center when network and resource partition are unassigned and reassigned (2144305)
Date Published: 3/1/2016

VMware Horizon View
Configuring security protocols and cipher suites for Blast Secure Gateway (BSG) in View 5.3.6 (2139181)
Date Published: 3/2/2016
View 5.3.6 Transfer Server installation requires Visual C++ 2015 redistributable (2142274)
Date Published: 3/2/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
NSX distributed firewall (DFW) cannot be disabled on a host when it already is disabled on the cluster in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2141915)
Date Published: 3/4/2016
Publishing Distributed Firewall rules to the ESXi host takes a very long time or completely fails in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.5 (2144313)
Date Published: 3/4/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, ESXi 5.5.x host experiences a purple diagnostic screen mentioning VdrProcessDhcpClientReq and VdrConsumeDhcp (2144314)
Date Published: 3/4/2016

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager
Chargeback reports scheduled for the 29th of February are generated only once every four years (2144290)
Date Published: 3/1/2016

VMware vCenter Server
After Upgrade to vCenter Server 5.5 Update 3 the Cluster, vApp, and Resource Pool Statistics are Missing from Performance Charts (2144010)
Date Published: 3/4/2016

VMware vFabric Postgres
vFabric Postgres workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144271)
Date Published: 3/1/2016

VMware View Manager
When connecting to a Connection or Security Server, you get the error “You are not entitled to use this system” (2050600)
Date Published: 3/2/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
Adding Active Directory Groups in VMware vRealize Automation 7.x containing the pound (#) symbol fails (2142946)
Date Published: 3/1/2016
Logging in to tenant fails after adding authenticated proxy config in VAMI in VMware vRealize Automation 7.0.x (2144067)
Date Published: 2/29/2016
Removing a virtual machine from Management in VMware vRealize Automation 7 using Cloud Client (2144269)
Date Published: 3/2/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Cannot define an attribute package in vRealize Operations Manager with SNMP 2.1 (2139638)
Date Published: 2/29/2016
Data are missing from reports in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2144254)
Date Published: 2/29/2016
Policies applied to groups or objects do not take effect in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2144256)
Date Published: 2/29/2016
Cassandra fails due to Corrupt cache files in vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 and 6.2 (2144358)
Date Published: 3/4/2016
Email notifications ignores the Notify again field in vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2144248)
Date Published: 2/29/2016
Cluster does not come online after adding disk space to node and when attempting to elect new master node in vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2144293)
Date Published: 2/29/2016
Performance issues on Domain Controller occur when running LDAP queries from VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2144297)
Date Published: 2/29/2016

VMware vSphere Management Assistant
Deploying the vSphere Management Assistant 6.0 does not allow static IPv4 gateway configuration on firstboot if IPv6 is enabled (2144161)
Date Published: 2/29/2016

VMware vSphere PowerCLI
Backward compatibility for VMware.Vim.dll (2144066)
Date Published: 3/3/2016

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
VMware vSphere Storage Appliance workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144270)
Date Published: 3/2/2016

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
Information provided by GestDiskInfo data object differ from information visible in guest operating system disk properties (2144319)
Date Published: 3/4/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 2/27/16

Datacenter
Support for Leap Year in VMware Products for 2016 (2144038)
Date Published: 2/23/2016

My VMware
What permissions are required for Bundle upgrades in My VMware (2144076)
Date Published: 2/25/2016
How do License fulfilments to multiple components works in My VMware (2144264)
Date Published: 2/25/2016

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20160204001-no-tools (2144002)
Date Published: 2/22/2016
Host Profiles do not save firewall rulesets for non-default firewall rules (2144034)
Date Published: 2/22/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch Release ESXi600-201602001 (2144054)
Date Published: 2/24/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160204001-standard (2144058)
Date Published: 2/24/2016
Implementing vSphere Metro Storage Cluster using Dell Storage Live Volume (2144158)
Date Published: 2/25/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, installing or upgrading NSX VIBs fails with the error: ERROR: The pending transaction requires xxx MB free space, however the maximum supported size is xxx MB (2144200)
Date Published: 2/23/2016
VMware Adapter for SAP LVM workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144202)
Date Published: 2/23/2016
Linux virtual machine fails to respond after a mounted CDROM is disconnected (2144053)
Date Published: 2/24/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201602401-SG: Updates esx-base (2144057)
Date Published: 2/24/2016
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20160204001-no-tools (2144059)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

VMware Horizon DaaS
VMware Horizon DaaS Bundle and Horizon DaaS On Prem Platform 6.1 for CVE-2015-7547: Catastrophic stack-based buffer overflow in glibc getaddrinfo() (2144267)
Date Published: 2/26/2016

VMware Horizon View
Printing or using Print Preview from Thinprint fails after upgrading VMware Horizon (2143982)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

VMware Integrated OpenStack
VMware Integrated OpenStack 1.0.x workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144192)
Date Published: 2/23/2016
VMware Integrated OpenStack 2.0.x workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144193)
Date Published: 2/23/2016

VMware NSX for Multi-Hypervisor
VMware NSX for Multi-Hypervisor 4.x workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144205)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.1, ESXi 5.5.x/6.0.x host experiences a purple diagnostic screen mentioning PFFilterPacket and VSIPDVFProcessSlowPathPackets (2144018)
Date Published: 2/22/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, the NSX agencies on an ESXi host are uninstalled after unregistering the NSX Solution Plug-in (2144016)
Date Published: 2/22/2016
VMware vCloud Networking and Security and NSX for vSphere workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144096)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Orchestrator Appliance 5.1.x workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144156)
Date Published: 2/22/2016

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Heavy access to the Platform Services Controller Appliance 6.0 causes VMware Identity Management Service to crash (2144070)
Date Published: 2/23/2016

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Site Recovery Manager 5.5.1.6 Express Patch Release (2144234)
Date Published: 2/25/2016

VMware vCenter Support Assistant
VMware vCenter Support Assistant security update for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144081)
Date Published: 2/22/2016

VMware vRealize Business Standard
vRealize Business Standard 6.x patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144077)
Date Published: 2/26/2016
vRealize Business Standard 7.x patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144190)
Date Published: 2/26/2016

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions
vSphere Big Data Extensions workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144093)
Date Published: 2/26/2016

VMware vSphere Management Assistant
VMware vSphere Management Assistant workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144073)
Date Published: 2/22/2016

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
Key property of DistributedVirtualPortgroup managed object is not equal to managed object ID (2144159)
Date Published: 2/24/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 2/20/16

Datacenter
VMware Response to CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144032)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware App Volumes
FAQs for the VMware App Volumes 3.0 release (2143989)
Date Published: 2/17/2016
Licensing VMware App Volumes 3.0 and VMware User Environment Manager 9.0 (2144052)
Date Published: 2/18/2016

VMware ESX
End of availability of vSphere Enterprise, vSphere with Operations Manager (vSOM) Standard and Enterprise edition (2143987)
Date Published: 2/17/2016

VMware Identity Manager
EUC Identity Manager, Identity Manager Connector and Access Point patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144090)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
After deploying a VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.x Edge, adding a dhcp pool fails with the error: Invalid host name <name.local> (2144097)
Date Published: 2/18/2016
Shutting down the VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x controllers while using replication type Hybrid mode flushes out the VTEP tables on the ESXi host (2144457)
Date Published: 2/18/2016
Troubleshooting duplicate VXLAN VTEP vmk interfaces or IP addresses in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2144605)
Date Published: 2/16/2016

VMware ThinApp
VMware Horizon Application Management Bundle fulfilment and licensing Information post App Volume 3.0 GA (2143890)
Date Published: 2/19/2016

VMware vCenter Hyperic Server
VMware vCenter Hyperic Server 5.8 patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144100)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vCenter Log Insight
VMware vRealize Log Insight patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144108)
Date Published: 2/21/2016

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144103)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Configuring the F5 BIG-IP Load Balancer with the vCenter Single Sign-On 5.5 High Availability (2091673)
Date Published: 2/19/2016
Deploying a Platform Services Controller in an existing SSO site fails (2144402)
Date Published: 2/18/2016
Configuring Single Sign-On 5.5 High Availability with VMware vRealize Automation 6.x (2091706)
Date Published: 2/19/2016
Creating a certificate request and certificate for vCenter Single Sign-On 5.5 High Availability (2092403)
Date Published: 2/19/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Resetting or changing the administrator@vshere.local password in VMware vRealize Automation 6.x Identity Appliance (2142861)
Date Published: 2/15/2016

VMware vCloud Connector
vCloud Connector workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144107)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware VIX API
Performance issue when transferring files to the guest operating system of a virtual machine in VMware VIX API 1.12 (2144004)
Date Published: 2/17/2016

VMware vRealize Application Services
VMware vRealize Automation Application Services workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144114)
Date Published: 2/21/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
Provisioning virtual machines using VMware vRealize Automation workflows fails to progress through the expected lifecycle (2141502)
Date Published: 2/16/2016
VMware vRealize Automation 6.x, 7.x and vRealize Code Stream workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144084)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vRealize Infrastructure Navigator
vRealize Infrastructure Navigator (VIN) patch for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144099)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144104)
Date Published: 2/20/2016
VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144105)
Date Published: 2/20/2016
VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144106)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

VMware vSphere PowerCLI
Unable to use the Invoke-VMHostprofile command in VMware vSphere PowerCLI 6.0 (2144533)
Date Published: 2/15/2016

VMware Workbench
VMware Workbench workaround for CVE-2015-7547: glibc getaddrinfo stack-based buffer overflow (2144089)
Date Published: 2/20/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 2/13/16

VMware ESXi
VMware vSphere VMDirectPath I/O: Requirements for Platforms and Devices (2142307)
Date Published: 2/9/2016
Snapshot consolidation of a virtual machine with Changed Block Tracking enabled results in the virtual machine powering off (2144095)
Date Published: 2/9/2016
The Datastore Browser intermittently displays unexpected data files for virtual machines with Changed Block Tracking enabled (2144098)
Date Published: 2/9/2016
Storage PDL responses may not trigger path failover in vSphere 6.0 (2144657)
Date Published: 2/12/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Upgrading VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.5.4.x and NSX for vSphere 6.1.x to NSX for vSphere 6.2.1 fails when sysctl keys on the Edge is configured (2135295)
Date Published: 2/10/2016
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.x, setting the default gateway on the Logical Distributed Router (LDR) fails (2144551)
Date Published: 2/12/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Additional patch for security issue CVE-2015-2342 for vCenter Server 5.x on Windows (2144428)
Date Published: 2/12/2016
Client Integration Plugin fails on Mac OSX 10.11.x (2144550)
Date Published: 2/11/2016

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 triggered alarm emails missing Target hostname in email body (2142588)
Date Published: 2/9/2016

VMware vCloud Air
Downloading OVF/ISO files from VMware vCloud Air to a Windows system using OVF Tool (2140696)
Date Published: 2/10/2016
Downloading OVF/ISO files from VMware vCloud Air to a Mac or Linux system using OVF Tool (2142103)
Date Published: 2/10/2016
Uploading OVF/ISO files to VMware vCloud Air from a Windows system using the OVF Tool (2142271)
Date Published: 2/10/2016

VMware vCloud Air Disaster Recovery
Uploading OVF/ISO files to VMware vCloud Air from a Mac or Linux system using the OVF Tool (2142102)
Date Published: 2/10/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Traffic to the Postgres replica database results in Internal Errors in VMware vRealize Automation (2144470)
Date Published: 2/12/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
The join cluster operation on additional nodes during a VMware vRealize Automation upgrade fails with the error:Connection was closed in SingleConnectionDatastore (2143777)
Date Published: 2/12/2016
Custom workflows attached to MachineExpired lifecycle stage do not execute immediately in VMware vRealize Automation (2143785)
Date Published: 2/12/2016
VMware vRealize Automation 7.0 patch to prevent potential data loss when using bulk import (2144526)
Date Published: 2/11/2016

VMware vRealize Log Insight
VMware vRealize Log Insight 3.0 stops collecting Tasks and Events from VMware vCenter Server (2144575)
Date Published: 2/12/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Workaround for Higher than Expected Values for Capacity Metrics and Badge Scores in vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 (2144413)
Date Published: 2/10/2016

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
Pre-authenticated URL for connecting to vCenter Server is always routed to the Single Sign-On log in page (2144323)
Date Published: 2/10/2016

VMware Workstation
Physical disks mapped to Linux Virtual Machines are not in Sync (2142858)
Date Published: 2/11/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 2/6/16

My VMware
Troubleshooting License Keys management in My VMware (2143936)
Date Published: 2/1/2016

VMware App Volumes
VMware App Volumes order of operation (2143163)
Date Published: 2/4/2016

VMware ESXi
Shutting down and powering on a VSAN 6.0 Cluster when vCenter Server is running on top of VSAN (2142676)
Date Published: 2/1/2016
Guest OS customization of a Windows virtual machine fails to comlete on a ESXi 6.0 Update 1b host (2142982)
Date Published: 2/2/2016
After upgrading from ESXi 5.0/5.1 to ESXi 5.5 Update 3 or later, vMotion fails with: failed to add memory page 0x201 to VM: Bad parameter (2143943)
Date Published: 2/2/2016
Upgrading a 5.x ESXi host to 6.0 fails with a conflicting VIB error for xhci VIB file (2140962)
Date Published: 2/3/2016
vSphere Flash Read Cache causing provisioning actions fail after a vCenter Server restart (2143034)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware EVO:RAIL
EVO:RAIL the hostd process stops responding on a ESXi host (2144009)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware Horizon DaaS
Deploying the Tenant appliance fails in VMware Horizon Daas (2144019)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Deploying NSX VIBs fails on the ESXi host after changing the vCenter Server 6.x certificates (2139071)
Date Published: 2/2/2016
The NSX plug-in fails to delete the network after deleting the Edge that was connected to it in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2143951)
Date Published: 2/3/2016

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Adding an HTTP REST host fails with the error: Property or method ‘url’ not found on object RESTHost (2133896)
Date Published: 2/3/2016
Extend the size and interval for log rotation of the Orchestrator server.log file (2144238)
Date Published: 2/4/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Storage DRS integration with storage profiles (2142765)
Date Published: 2/1/2016
vCenter Server 5.5 installation fails if the the hostname matches the service account used for installation (2143635)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop
Snapshot operations in VMware vRealize Automation appear to be stuck (2137019)
Date Published: 2/3/2016
Cannot send expiration notifications for periods greater than 7 days in VMware vRealize Automation (2141426)
Date Published: 2/3/2016

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop
Re-establishing Trust between Application Services and VMware vRealize Automation (2136109)
Date Published: 2/3/2016

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server
Cannot connect to VMware vFabric Hyperic Server using a secure connection (2134508)
Date Published: 2/5/2016

VMware Virtual SAN
When upgrading a 2-node Virtual SAN stretched cluster configuration to version 6.2, you must also upgrade the existing witness appliance, and not deploy a new one (2143999)
Date Published: 2/2/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Increasing the Max UDP Sockets in a VMware vRealize Operations Manager server (2144120)
Date Published: 2/4/2016

VMware Workspace Portal
health.<number> files are created in VMware Workspace Portal 2.1.0 (2143582)
Date Published: 2/4/2016

New KB articles published for week ending 1/30/16

VMware ESXi
Installation of VMware Tools on FreeBSD fails if the version of Perl is 5.20 and higher (2142236)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Installing a Linux virtual machine with an e1000e network adapter fails (2143382)
Date Published: 1/25/2016
VMFS filesystem created by default in ESXi 5.1 and newer when using the kickstart scripted installation (2142438)
Date Published: 1/25/2016

VMware Mirage
Mirage branch reflectors anomaly guide (2137027)
Date Published: 1/25/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
In VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x, virtual machines located behind an NSX Edge Services Gateway (ESG) deployed using vRealize Automation 6.x multi-machine blueprint are unreachable (2135285)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
NSX User Interface (UI) is grayed out for several seconds and exhibits slow performance on NSX for vSphere 6.2.x (2141919)
Date Published: 1/27/2016

VMware NSX for vSphere
Procedure to Validate VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x upgrade (2134525)
Date Published: 1/27/2016
NSX is unavailable from the vSphere Web Client Plugin after backup of NSX Manager with quiesced snapshot in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2142263)
Date Published: 1/26/2016

VMware vCenter Server
Right-click menus in vSphere Web Client 6.0 in Internet Explorer 11 displays the Adobe Flash settings drop-down (2139278)
Date Published: 1/25/2016

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Heavy logging on the Platform Services Controller Appliance 6.0 causes /storage/log to fill up (2143565)
Date Published: 1/28/2016

VMware Virtual SAN
After removing and re-inserting a disk associated with VSAN, the disk is not re-added to the VSAN disk group (2143296)
Date Published: 1/25/2016

VMware vRealize Automation
Multi-Machine Blueprint Reported as Partially Succeeded But All the Components Provisioned Correctly (2132084)
Date Published: 1/29/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Upgrading an Endpoint Operations Management Agent from Version 6.1 to Version 6.2 (2137709)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Disable TLS 1.0 in vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 (2138007)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Upgrading Multiple Endpoint Operation Management Agents Simultaneously from a Script (2138748)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Upgrade to vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 stops at step 5 of 9 (2139747)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Cannot disable vRealize Operations Manager high availability (2139750)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
MSSQL Clusters that are not Recognized as a Cluster by the vRealize Endpoint Operations Management Agent (2141151)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
Troubleshooting Absence of Virtual Machine to Operating System Mappings in vRealize Operations Manager (2142019)
Date Published: 1/29/2016

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Update failure on hardened vRealize Operations Manager system (2102679)
Date Published: 1/29/2016
vRealize Operations Manager incorrectly attempts to restart services (2129525)
Date Published: 1/29/2016

VMware Workstation Pro
Fedora 22 Kernel Update Recommended for Workstation Pro and Fusion Guests (2143523)
Date Published: 1/26/2016