VMware ESXi 6.7 applied CIS benchmark

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Dear VMware team,


My security team wants to apply CIS benchmark in each ESXi host.


we are using below products.

  1. ESXi 5 node cluster Primary site
  2. ESXi 4 node cluster Secondary site.
  3. 1 vCenter is primary and 1 vcenter is secondary site, connected with embedded link mode.
  4. VRA both sites.
  5. SRM both sites.
  6. NSX is boths sites.
  7. Active active data centers.


Please advise the CIS benchmark is recommended to apply on ESXi host. Please advise.



Muhammad Ameer Hamza

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