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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VCAP-DCV Deploy Objective 1.2 – part 3

VCAP6-DCV Deploy
In this post we will continue to discuss VMware core management infrastructure components. here are the objectives from the blueprint: Configure Global Permissions for vCenter services Configure Dump Collector service Configure the Syslog Collector / Syslog service Managing vCenter Server advanced configurations Lab Setup: Using VMware workstation: Microsoft Servers 2012R2 for Services (DNS , DHCP, etc…) vCSA  Documents used:   VMware vSphere Installation and Setup vSphere Security VMware KB 2033250 Configure Global Permissions for vCenter services Global Permissions: Global permissions are applied to a global root object that spans solutions. when we talk about global permission we need to remember the following drawing and need to be very careful when assigning global permissions   [caption id="attachment_174" align="aligncenter" width="1193"] Source: VMware vSphere Security document[/caption]   To assign global permission : Click on Administrator…
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