What’s New with Horizon Cloud

What’s New with Horizon Cloud

This post was originally published on this site —We are excited to announce the latest release of the Horizon Cloud Service which supports our fully managed solution from VMware on IBM Cloud and BYO infrastructure on Microsoft Azure. Since we launched this solution over two years ago, we have made significant updates to the service based on customer feedback and demand. In our last release, we came out with support for NSX Cloud on Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure which allows organizations to further secure their virtual desktops using micro-segmentation. In Read more […]

Privacy and Transparency on Mobile with the New Workspace ONE SDK Privacy Module

Privacy and Transparency on Mobile with the New Workspace ONE SDK Privacy Module

This post was originally published on this site —Advancements in technology have altered how data in both our personal and professional lives is used, collected, processed and stored. As we approach the 1 year anniversary of the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) law in the European Union, privacy has never been more top of mind. We all know a dynamic privacy and security strategy is vital across industries, and as you’ve likely read in other blogs, the Workspace ONE platform can make this much less daunting. Read more: 3 Ways Workspace Read more […]

Announcing General Availability of Google Cloud Plug-in for VMware vRealize Automation

Announcing General Availability of Google Cloud Plug-in for VMware vRealize Automation

This post was originally published on this site —The Google Cloud Plug-in for VMware vRealize Automation is now available for download on VMware Solution Exchange (VSX)! Google Cloud Plug-in for VMware vRealize Automation As announced last year in July, Google Cloud and VMware have been collaborating to develop a native integration between Google Cloud and VMware vRealize Automation via a Google Cloud plug-in for VMware vRealize Orchestrator (vRO). As the embedded workflow engine in vRealize Automation, vRO enables users to extend the vRealize Read more […]

Zero to Horizon Virtual Desktops and Applications (On-Premises!) in 30 Minutes

Zero to Horizon Virtual Desktops and Applications (On-Premises!) in 30 Minutes

This post was originally published on this site —Written in collaboration with Brigitte Skakkebaek, Product Line Marketing Manager for VMware Horizon OK, so when we say 30 minutes, we mean 30 minutes of concentrated person-time- it doesn’t include the necessary coffee breaks to let processes run. But even with those, you’re going to be able to get the entire SDDC and Horizon installed and configured in less than a day – ready to create desktop pools and RDS farms. How is this possible? It starts with VMware Cloud Foundation, Read more […]

VMware and Pwn2Own Vancouver 2019

VMware and Pwn2Own Vancouver 2019

This post was originally published on this site —— This is a critical security advisory from VMware (VMSA) — We wanted to post a quick acknowledgement that VMware will have representatives in attendance at Pwn2Own Vancouver 2019 to review any vulnerabilities that may be demonstrated during the security contest. Stay tuned for further updates. As always please sign up for our VMware Security Advisories here for new and updated information. The post VMware and Pwn2Own Vancouver 2019 appeared first on VMware Security & Compliance Blog. Read more […]

VMware Horizon 7.8 and CART 5 – What’s New

VMware Horizon 7.8 and CART 5 – What’s New

This post was originally published on this site —I’m excited to announce the latest release of VMware Horizon 7 version 7.8 and Client Agent Release Train (CART) 5.0. You can see the highlights of this release in the What’s New video below. This includes new features and enhancements to the Connection Server, Horizon Agent, Horizon Client, GPO Bundle, Horizon 7 Cloud Connector, VMware Cloud on AWS, and more. In addition, new releases of VMware User Environment Manager 9.7.0 and VMware App Volumes 2.16 are also now available. What’s Read more […]

Cross-vCenter NSX at the Center for Advanced Public Safety

Cross-vCenter NSX at the Center for Advanced Public Safety

This post was originally published on this site —Jason Foster is an IT Manager at the Center for Advanced Public Safety at the University of Alabama. The Center for Advanced Public Safety (CAPS) originally developed a software that provided crash reporting and data analytics software for the State of Alabama. Today, CAPS specializes in custom software mostly in the realm of law enforcement and public safety. They have created systems for many states and government agencies across the country. Bryan Salek, Networking and Security Staff Systems Engineer, Read more […]

Changes in Logon for VMware Horizon

Changes in Logon for VMware Horizon

This post was originally published on this site —To improve the security of the Horizon environment, we are making some changes in the upcoming Horizon 7.8 release. The default settings for the servers will be not to send a list of domains, safeguarding company environment information. However, this improvement will require that end users provide their domain information during logon. In other words, they will no longer select the correct domain from a drop down. What this means There are a variety of use cases, but the highlights are: • Read more […]

Onward and Upward: RSA 2019 Recap

Onward and Upward: RSA 2019 Recap

This post was originally published on this site —The theme for last week’s RSA Conference 2019 was “BETTER.” The cybersecurity world gathered in San Francisco to talk security and look at how to make information security better. Business leaders and cybersecurity professionals had an opportunity to look at the latest approaches that are and aren’t working against cyber threats. We also had a chance to come together as a community to pave the way for cybersecurity efforts in the future, onward and upward. Some of our biggest Read more […]

New VMware Security Advisories VMSA-2019-0002 & VMSA-2019-0003

New VMware Security Advisories VMSA-2019-0002 & VMSA-2019-0003

This post was originally published on this site —— This is a critical security advisory from VMware (VMSA) — VMware has released the following new security advisories: VMSA-2019-0002 – VMware Workstation update addresses elevation of privilege issues. This documents important severity elevation of privilege issues. Issue (a) (CVE-2019-5511). Workstation does not handle paths appropriately. Successful exploitation of this issue may allow the path to the VMX executable, on a Windows host, to be hijacked by a non-administrator leading to elevation of privilege. Issue (b) (CVE-2019-5512). COM classes Read more […]