vSphere 6 - critical VMXNET3 bug

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Published: Tuesday, 26 April 2016 16:32

With vSphere 6 update 2 VMware fixed several bugs but also introduced a new one. Update 2 includes a critical bug in the VMXNET3 vNIC that can produce PSODs (purple screen of death). The problems occur if:

 

Currently there is no resolution but a workaround. All details are published in KB2144968.