VMware vSphere 6.0 ESXi STIG Ver 1, Rel 5 Checklist Details (Checklist Revisions)
The VMware vSphere 6.0 ESXi (ESXi 6.0) Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) provides security policy and configuration requirements for the use of the ESXi 6.0 hypervisor in the Department of Defense (DoD).
The security requirements contained within this STIG are designed to assist Security Managers (SMs), Information Assurance Managers (IAMs), Information Assurance Officers (IAOs), and System Administrators (SAs) with configuring and maintaining security controls in a VMware vSphere environment centrally managed by a vCenter Server.
This document is not a guide to Windows system administration.
- Specialized Security-Limited Functionality (SSLF)
DoD Directive (DoDD) 8500.1 and 8500.2
Updated to FINAL - 09/12/2016
Updated to Ver 1, Rel 3 - 01/27/2017
Updated to FINAL - 03/13/2017
Updated URL to reflect change to the DISA website - http --> https
Updated to Ver 1, Rel 5 - 1/23/19
Updated to FINAL - 2/19/19
NIST checklist record last modified on 02/19/2019