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October 09, 2014
After a Xen hypervisor flaw led several major cloud providers to reboot their host servers, experts say future cloud computing hypervisor security issues will likely cause further service disruptions.
December 09, 2013
Nation-states are turning their attacks toward the cloud. One expert explains why he believes security automation is the only viable defense tactic.
October 09, 2013
Expert Paul Kirvan discusses the debut of the VMware NSX platform and what it means to both network virtualization security and cloud security.
September 19, 2012
Company uses virtualization technology to isolate malware from the rest of the system.
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Cloudburst VM (virtual machine) escape is an exploit method, credited to research firm Kostya Kortchinsky Immunity Inc., that takes advantage of IBM's Cloudburst cloud service provisioning software for cloud providers and a flaw in VMware ... Continue Reading
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Expert Dejan Lukan takes a look at some of the potential threats to cloud virtualization, and reviews the best security controls to prevent them. Continue Reading
Expert Dave Shackleford analyzes the likelihood and effects of cross-VM side channel attacks in the cloud and offers mitigations for concerned users. Continue Reading
Funding for security tools can be difficult to get. Ed Moyle offers alternative, low-cost tools to use for virtual asset inventorying. Continue Reading
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Security pros must be aware of complications that can develop after a virtualization deployment. Continue Reading
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Vulnerabilities affecting VMware and other virtualization platforms underscore the need for patch management and risk management in virtual and cloud environments. Continue Reading