Identified - Advisory ID:
VMSA-2021-0002

Issue Date:
2021-02-23

Synopsis:
VMware ESXi and vCenter Server updates address multiple security vulnerabilities (CVE-2021-21972, CVE-2021-21973, CVE-2021-21974)

1. Impacted Products

VMware ESXi
VMware vCenter Server (vCenter Server)
VMware Cloud Foundation (Cloud Foundation)
2. Introduction

Multiple vulnerabilities in VMware ESXi and vSphere Client (HTML5) were privately reported to VMware. Updates are available to remediate these vulnerabilities in affected VMware products.

Pulsant are taking steps to work with customers affected by this to resolve or mitigate risk.

More information available here https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2021-0002.html


Pulsant recommends that all customers who manage their own , follow the guidance detailed in https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2021-0002.html
Feb 25, 10:34 GMT

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Scheduled Maintenance
WHAT?
Pulsant engineers will be performing an at risk maintenance on one of our upstream IP transit providers. No outage is expected.

WHY?
The maintenance is required to enable additional functionality on the upstream.

WHEN?
The maintenance will take place during the following window:

START - 03/03/21 22:00 GMT
FINISH - 03/03/21 23:00 GMT

If you have any questions, please raise a ticket by emailing support@pulsant.com or by calling our support team directly.

For your reference, please see our status page for updates on planned maintenance and service incidents. This can be found at http://status.pulsant.com.

Please accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Regards,
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Posted on Feb 25, 16:31 GMT
Past Incidents
Mar 2, 2021

No incidents reported today.

Mar 1, 2021
Resolved - Duo services are reported as stable, please check https://status.duo.com for further details.
Mar 1, 11:05 GMT
Monitoring - Duo Engineering team's remedial actions have resulted in restoring the phone call authentication services for all regions.
Mar 1, 10:48 GMT
Update - Duo Engineering team's remedial actions have resulted in restoring the phone call authentication services for a majority of regions.

Please continue to use alternative authentication methods like Push or SMS and check back here or subscribe to updates for any changes.
Mar 1, 10:10 GMT
Identified - Our partner Duo is currently investigating an issue causing phone delivery issues on all of our deployments and is working to correct the issue as soon as possible.
Please, where possible, use alternative authentication methods, like push or SMS.
Mar 1, 09:37 GMT
Feb 28, 2021

No incidents reported.

Feb 27, 2021

No incidents reported.

Feb 26, 2021

No incidents reported.

Feb 25, 2021

Unresolved incident: Threat Intelligence Alert: VMware - CVE-2021-21972, CVE-2021-21973, CVE-2021-21974.

Feb 24, 2021

No incidents reported.

Feb 23, 2021
Completed - The scheduled maintenance has been completed.
Feb 23, 02:00 GMT
In progress - Scheduled maintenance is currently in progress. We will provide updates as necessary.
Feb 22, 22:00 GMT
Scheduled - Services Affected / Facility:
Storage Platform (Milton Keynes)

Incident or Maintenance Description:
WHAT?
Pulsant Engineers will be making changes to storage platforms in Milton Keynes. These storage systems provide services to Cloud services as well as dedicated solutions.
WHY?
This is part of ongoing maintenance of our storage platform, which includes software updates and infrastructure changes.

Impact On Services:
During the above planned maintenance, there is an increased risk to storage platform availability.
Due to the redundant nature of the systems no interruption is expected.
Feb 17, 12:22 GMT
Feb 22, 2021
Feb 21, 2021

No incidents reported.

Feb 20, 2021

No incidents reported.

Feb 19, 2021
Completed - All scheduled changes have now been made and all services are live.

Any issue please contact Pulsant support on 0845 119 9999 or by email at support@pulsant.com
Feb 19, 22:32 GMT
In progress - Scheduled maintenance is currently in progress. We will provide updates as necessary.
Feb 19, 22:00 GMT
Scheduled - Services Affected / Facility:
Enterprise Cloud Platform Web Interface nclccloud.pulsant.com

Incident or Maintenance Description:
WHAT?
As part of ongoing performance and reliability improvements, the cloud support team will be carrying out maintenance to the Pulsant Enterprise Cloud web interface.
No interruption to normal operation of your Virtual Machines (VMs) is expected.
During the maintenance window, the Customer Cloud Management interface, accessible via the web, will be unavailable for short periods of time.

WHY?
This is part of ongoing maintenance of our cloud platform.

Impact On Services:
Access to the Cloud Portal may be interrupted for some or all of the maintenance period.
Feb 10, 13:45 GMT
Feb 18, 2021

No incidents reported.

Feb 17, 2021

No incidents reported.

Feb 16, 2021

No incidents reported.