Determining Security Status

 

VMware vCenter Protect - Configuration Management performs a detailed analysis of each scanned machine to accurately determine the state of its policy checks.  For VMware vCenter Protect - Configuration Management to determine the security status of a given machine, the following items are typically evaluated:

 

VMware vCenter Protect - Configuration Management compares values in the XML compliance data file to the policy checks on the machine that is being scanned. Those policy checks that do not match are identified and displayed in the scan results and in the reports.