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Connecting to Win Server 2016 on a VMware host via ESM 9.6.0

Hi,

Trying to add the above, but I'm getting back 'WMI Event Log test connection unsuccessful. Unsupported OS version (100).' when I try to test the connection. When the machine is added, it won't sync.

I'm just trying to connect as I would a normal physical windows server. Any help appreciated.

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Re: Connecting to Win Server 2016 on a VMware host via ESM 9.6.0

Don't think 9.6.0 supports server 2016. Try:

- upgrade SIEM to version 10, or if you can't upgrade

- deploy and configure log forwarding by SIEM collector

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Re: Connecting to Win Server 2016 on a VMware host via ESM 9.6.0

Thanks man. The data sheet suggests it does unless I'm misreading - but I can't argue that that's what the error suggests! 😄

Windows Event Log - WMIApplications/Host/Server/Operating SystemsXP, Windows 7,W i n d o w s 8,Windows 10,Server 2003,Server 2008,Server 2012,Server 2016WMIWMI 9.1 and aboveWindows 8 is supported in ESM version 9.3.2 and above

https://www.mcafee.com/enterprise/en-us/assets/data-sheets/ds-siem-supported-devices.pdf

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