Virtual Machine Eraser version 2.3 - Release notes


Due to its new report digital signature, the Blancco Virtual Machine Eraser 2.3 is not compatible with the Blancco Management Console 4.7.1 or older (report importing and sending will fail consistently).

  • If you are using a local BMC and want to upgrade to Virtual Machine Eraser 2.3, please upgrade first to BMC 4.8.0 or higher.
  • If you are using the Blancco Cloud, it is fully compatible with Virtual Machine Eraser 2.3.


  • No need for reboot after ESXI installation.
    • Blancco Virtual ESXi Daemon installation does not require reboot.
  • New state of the art digital signature for reports for added security.
    • Due to the introduction of this new signature, BMC 4.8 or greater is required.


  • LEE-1407 - Connecting to REST service with Telnet crashes it
  • LEE-1785 - Cannot stop REST service. Issue only affects ESXI 6.7