Malicious Driver Detection (MDD) Event - Resolved - New 1.7.11 i40en driver

 

How is this issue being addressed?

The Malicious Driver Detection issue that we are aware of is addressed in the 1.7.11 i40en driver release for ESXi 6.0, ESXi 6.5 and ESXi 6.7.

 

Available 1.7.11 i40en driver Download Links:  For Intel Ethernet 700 Series Network Adapters ( X710, XL710, XXV710, and X722)

ESXi 6.0 i40en 1.7.11 Driver

ESXi 6.5 i40en 1.7.11 Driver

ESXi 6.7 i40en 1.7.11 Driver

 

Who was experiencing this issue?

Customers using Intel Ethernet 700 Series Network Adapters and using VMware ESXi and i40en driver 1.5.8.

 

If after updating to 1.7.11 i40en driver you are still experiencing the MDD issue, please contact us via this Wired Community or via Customer Support