VCEM-67-000019 - ESX Agent Manager must limit the number of allowed connections.

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Limiting the number of established connections to the ESX Agent Manager is a basic denial-of-service protection. Servers where the limit is too high or unlimited can potentially run out of system resources and negatively affect system availability.


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Configure the <Connector> node with the following value:


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Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-001094, Rule-ID|SV-239390r674664_rule, STIG-ID|VCEM-67-000019, Vuln-ID|V-239390

Plugin: Unix

Control ID: a216b90cbef0f91997e6454002f83eb5c97322c545901e0064912b5ae02a7f2a