VMware vSphere Security Cookbook is published by Packt Publishing in November 2014. This book has 334 pages in English, ISBN-13 978-1782170341.
Within the IT field, security is often a low priority when it comes to building new environments. As security compliance continues to gain prominence, proper and secure product configuration becomes even more important. Applying security to a complex virtual environment can be a daunting and time-consuming endeavor. This book provides a perfect plan for step-by-step configuration of vSphere 5.5 and its associated components.
The book starts by showing you how to configure the core vSphere components of the ESXi host before covering guest virtual machine security, user management, and network and storage security. Moving ahead, you will learn specifically about the configuration of X.509 certificates utilizing the SSL Certificate Automation Tool. The book concludes by taking you through VXLAN virtual wire configuration.
Who This Book Is For
This book is intended for virtualization professionals who are experienced with the setup and configuration of VMware vSphere, but didn’t get the opportunity to learn how to secure the environment properly.