VCAP-DCV Deploy Objective 8.3

VCAP6-DCV Deploy, vSphere Security
In this section we are going to cover "Harden a vSphere 6.x Deployment" Here are the objective from the blueprint : Enable and configure ESXi Lockdown mode (Strict / Normal) Configure a user on the Lockdown Mode Exception Users list Customize SSH settings for increased security Enable strong passwords and configure password policies Configure vSphere hardening of virtual machines according to a deployment plan Lab Setup: Using VMware workstation: Microsoft Servers 2012R2 for Services (DNS , DHCP, etc…) Installed esx0 Installed VCSA  Documents used: vSphere Security Guide Enable and configure ESXi Lockdown mode (Strict / Normal): To configure Lockdown mode on ESXi host click on the host>>manage>>settings>> security profile>>lockdown mode >> edit   Configure a user on the Lockdown Mode Exception Users list: In the same location is the above you…
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VCAP-DCV Deploy Objective 8.1

Permissions, study guide, VCAP6-DCV Deploy, vSphere Security
We are now in the eighth and last section of the blueprint ,In this section we are going to cover "Manage authentication and end-user security" Here are the objective from the blueprint : Add/Edit Remove users on an ESXi host Configure vCenter Roles and Permissions according to a deployment plan Configure and manage Active Directory integration Enable and configure an ESXI Pass Phrase Disable the Managed Object Browser (MOB) to reduce attack surface Analyze logs for security-related messages Lab Setup: Using VMware workstation: Microsoft Servers 2012R2 for Services (DNS , DHCP, etc…) Installed esx0 Installed VCSA  Documents used: vCenter Server and Host Management Guide v6.0 vSphere Security Guide v6.0 VMware vSphere vSphere 6.0 Hardening Guide   Add/Edit Remove users on an ESXi host: For this task we will need to connect…
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