NSX-v 6.2.x - Security Hardening Guide (Published version 1.6)

    This is the Version 1.6 of the VMware® NSX for vSphere Hardening Guide.

     

    This guide provides prescriptive guidance for customers on how to deploy and operate VMware® NSX in a secure manner.


    VMware NSX Hardening Guide Authors: Pravin Goyal, Greg Christopher, Michael Haines, Roberto Mari, Kausum Kumar, Wade Holmes

     

    Acknowledgements to the following contributors for reviewing and providing feedback to various sections of the document: Kausum Kumar, Roberto Mari, Scott Lowe, Ben Lin, Bob Motanagh, Dmitri Kalintsev, Greg Frascadore, Hadar Freehling,  Kiran Kumar Thota, Pierre Ernst, Rob Randell, Roie Ben Haim, Yves Fauser

     

    Guide is provided in an easy to consume spreadsheet format, with rich metadata (i.e. similar to existing VMware vSphere Hardening Guides) to allow for guideline classification and risk assessment.

     

    Feedback and Comments to the Authors and the NSX Solution Team can be posted as comments to this community Post (Note: users must login on vmware communities before posting a comment).

     

    A related document covering fundamentals of how one can securely deploy network virtualization with NSX is the "Securing NSX for vSphere" posted at the Link: https://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-27674

     

    --The VMware NSX Solution Team