LcmUpdatePendingInfo

The Pending.Info structure contains detailed information about the vCenter patch/update.


Properties

string
build Required

Build number of the vCenter Release


category Required

The Pending.Category enumerated type defines the type of payload this release has on top of previous release
SECURITY : Fixes vulnerabilities, doesn’t change functionality
FIX : Fixes bugs/vulnerabilities, doesn’t change functionality
UPDATE : Changes product functionality
UPGRADE : Introduces new features, significantly changes product functionality

Possible values are: SECURITYFIXUPDATEUPGRADE


string
description Required

Description of the vSphere update


string as uri
execute_URL Required

VAMI or ISO URL for update or upgrade execute phase redirection


string
pending_update Required

Identifier of the given vSphere update When clients pass a value of this structure as a parameter, the field must be an identifier for the resource type: com.vmware.vcenter.lcm.update.pending. When operations return a value of this structure as a result, the field will be an identifier for the resource type: com.vmware.vcenter.lcm.update.pending.


boolean
reboot_required Required

Flag to suggest a reboot after the release is applied


string as date-time
release_date Required

Release date of the vSphere update or patch


array of string as uri
release_notes Required

List of URI pointing to patch or update release notes


severity Required

Level of severity for applying a given patch or update.
CRITICAL : Vulnerabilities that can be exploited by an unauthenticated attacker from the Internet or those that break the guest/host Operating System isolation.
IMPORTANT : Vulnerabilities that are not rated critical but whose exploitation results in the complete compromise of confidentiality and/or integrity of user data and/or processing resources through user assistance or by authenticated attackers.
MODERATE : Vulnerabilities where the ability to exploit is mitigated to a significant degree by configuration or difficulty of exploitation, but in certain deployment scenarios could still lead to the compromise of confidentiality, integrity, or availability of user data and/or processing resources.
LOW : All other issues that may or maynot have a security impact. Vulnerabilities where exploitation is believed to be extremely difficult, or where successful exploitation would have minimal impact.

Possible values are: CRITICALIMPORTANTMODERATELOW


update_type Required

The Pending.UpdateType enumerated type defines update type
PATCH : Fixes bugs/vulnerabilities, doesn’t change functionality
UPDATE : Changes product functionality
UPGRADE : Introduces new features, significantly changes product functionality

Possible values are: PATCHUPDATEUPGRADE


string
version Required

Version of the vSphere update or patch

JSON Example

{
	"build": "string",
	"category": "SECURITY",
	"description": "string",
	"execute_URL": "string",
	"pending_update": "string",
	"reboot_required": false,
	"release_date": "string",
	"release_notes": [
		"string"
	],
	"severity": "CRITICAL",
	"update_type": "PATCH",
	"version": "string"
}
Returned By

Get Update Pending

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