Roles, privileges, permissions and PowerCLI

Having the appropriate access levels assigned to each user or group helps mitigate the security concerns as well as lowers the risk of human error. You certainly don’t want people other than VMware admins to mess with hosts, clusters, virtual switches or the storage. There are some predefined Roles which … Continue reading

Security issue after updating to vCenter 6.0

I did a crazy thing last week, I decided to update our vCenter appliance (VCSA) from version 5.5U3a to version 6.0 Update1 3040890. I was surprised how flawlessly it went. It was finished in couple of hours, “almost” everything was working as expected, so big success πŸ™‚ Until users started … Continue reading