I am trying to check some settings before I run hardening scripts to lockdown a VCSA. At this time I am unable to run an automated a check to see if an Advancedsettings exist. I can clearly see the setti... There hasn't been any discussion for quite some time, is this project/script abandoned? Can someone Please confirm below can be used for VM hardening :- (i got it from a post ) Thanks for the tip, I was working on PowerCLI script the complies with disa stig and the hardening guide and this... Hi we have vsphere 5.5 and are trying ot hit it with a the vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl script, and i get no results. This still works against a ESXi 5.1 system. The VMWare compliance che... I have recently come across the vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl script and have been using it in conjunction with the vSphere 5.1 Hardening Guide to secure a new installation. I am planning to utili... Getting the following error message when running the script from: vMA version 126.96.36.199 build 782391 Environment is mixed, vCenter 5.0 (on Windows 2008), EXS 4.1, ESXi 5.0 vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCh... Hi, I have the error message: "Can't call method "extraConfig" on an undefined value at ./script.pl line 3584." when I try to execute the script. I am running this script from the following command line: ./sc... Is there any step by step documentation on how to run this? I looked over everything and it looks like you already should have some understanding to execute it. I have several .ps1 scripts I run from my virtual center... Hi So I was very interested to test your script on our ESXi 5.1 hosts. Before I even began the hardening process we require to complete I thought I would run the script against an 'out of the box' ... Hi all, I want to use this script to double check our hardening. I'm wondering what privileges the user must have to succesfully run the script. Thanks. I want to keep the result of the script report as a baseline of the VSphere configuration. For the VMs the "reject-mac-changes" and the "reject-forged-transmit" results are not shown in the html or csv files if ... I am getting multiple error messages when running the script version236. error messages - Use of uninitialized value in concatenation (.) or string at C:\vmscripts\vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl line ... Good day everyone, Getting following errors when running the script v236: Use of uninitialized value $openssl_results in scalar chomp at ./vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl line 2429. Use ... I am not sure if it's down for modification since GA guide is out or the link is corrupted, but I cannot download the vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl script for some reason. I have been searching for this, I'm following the vSphere hardening guide, and as an example, I want to disable all the floppies on a machine. The configuration maximum shows that there is a maximum of 2 floppie... Getting the following error message when running the script from vMA version 188.8.131.52 build 782391. "Can't call method "storageSystem" on an undefined value at ./vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl Lin... William, I need help resolving the issue listed in the subject line. The line number matches where the call for storageSystems is. Thanks for your help, Bill Spencer I keep getting "Can't call method "securityPolicy" on an undefined value at ./vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl line 1066" error whenever I use profilex for recommend_check_lvel options, no issue if I use e... hi, I get problem about the security perl script below. vi-admin@localhost:~> ./vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl --recommend_check_level enterprise --server 172.16.87.11 Enter username: ... Can you use the vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl script to scan against datacenters? I have different host OS' that need to be scanned at different levels inside vcenter. However, m... Hi all, I am having a bit of trouble running the perl script against my lab environment. I have ESXi 5.1 (free version) running a trial version of vSphere nested within, I have added my exisitng host with numerous VM'... Hi *, I wonder if the user/account that is used to connect VUM (required during VUM installation) to vCenter really needs the Administrator role on the root folder of vCenter Server. Does anyone know detailed ... Hi, I am in the process of deploying the "vmwarevSphereSecurityHardeningReportCheck.pl" script into our PCI envrionment. The question that has us hung up right now is the best place on our network to locate the ... Hi All, we have recently upgrade to vSphere 5.0.1, now my infra is running without any issues. i wanted to implement vSphere Security Hardening in my infra..my manager is asking for benfits out of this... Hello *, according to vSphere 5.0 Hardening Guide: "The login idle timeout is a parameter that can be set in the vpxClient.exe.config." Does anyone know the right parameter/syntax and where to place into the ... I'm getting this error on the latest version of the script (209), I'm using the latest vMA 184.108.40.206 and connecting to vCenter 5 and only have ESXi 5 hosts (none at update 1). Can't call method "advance... I'm trying to follow the example on the website for the perl script - http://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-11901 and also looked at the sample report. It looks like the command is run like so: [vi-admi... Hello. I get that error when I run the script against my vCenter Server 4.1.0 Build 258902. I've tried with the three "check levels", and I get always the same error: Can't call method "product" on an undefine... I followed a guide to configure and enable snmp via VMware CLI for my licensed ESXi 4.1 hosts and they appear to be reporting properly. However, the latest version of the script fails the entry "HMT02 Ensure p... Looking to add some verification of VSH07 to my environment. Basically it involves looking for a message in a log file on vCenter. Problem is: they do not specify which file to monitor (they just...
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