The VMware Center for Policy & Compliance (CP&C) is pleased to announce the availability of The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) UNIX compliance toolkit in VMware vCenter Configuration Manager (VCM), a key component in the VMware vCenter Operations Suite. (vC Ops). The toolkit is aligned with CIP version 4 for Cyber Security.

 

 

  • Rules mapped to CIP section nos. for easy traceability
  • Rules for AIX, HP-UX, Solaris, RHEL 5 and RHEL 6
  • 4 collection filter sets containing 92 collection filters totally
  • 5 Rule Groups and 6 Templates containing 413 rules in total
  • A great new dashboard

You can download the packages using VCM Content Wizard and begin to use it.

Compliance Rule Groups and Templates:

One-Click Collection Filter Set to collect all data needed for Compliance assessment:

Track your compliance posture using these great dashboards:

You can also break down the compliance results by data type to see where most of your infractions are coming from:

 

From there, you can see the individual rules behind the content that is surfaced in our dashboards:

Keep in mind that VCM manages not only virtual environments, but covers physical as well. It is the market leader in Configuration Audit, Change Detection, Patch Management and COMPLIANCE content. Yes! That is right, we can also remediate non compliant results with a right click in both the virtual and physical world!

Start Green Stay Green!

Thanks and regards,
Pravin Goyal
RHCE | HP-UX CSA | VCP | MBA | CISSP | GISP | CCSK | CloudU | CompTIA CE | ITIL-F | ITSM-F