Tag Archive: VMware Tools


Aug 19 2011

Face-off: Is VMware Tools worth the virtual security risks?

VMware Tools are an optional set of drivers and utilities that improve the performance and manageability of virtual machines. But there’s a debate about whether the benefits of installing VMware Tools outweigh the potential virtual security risks that it introduces. On one hand, VMware Tools replaces many of the guest operating system drivers that were …

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