Virtualization Security Issues and Threats News
June 03, 2016
Roundup: The new SandJacking attack technique allows attackers with physical access to iOS devices to install rogue apps. Plus, more on medical software security and Privacy Shield obstacles.
May 27, 2016
A plethora of new security tools aimed at DevOps shops suggests IT pros are getting their sea legs with DevOps and security in 2016.
August 25, 2015
A new report makes controversial claims about the costs of breaches in virtualized environments, strongly suggesting IT pros may not understand the challenges of virtualization security.
June 02, 2015
Researchers estimate that 70% of organizations will have implemented virtual servers by the end of 2015, representing a tipping point in enterprises’ adoption of virtualization. Virtual machines (VMs) must be protected from malware like other ...
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Most virtualization security tools still follow dedicated agent models, but some technologies are starting to offload resources to a dedicated VM and leverage hypervisor APIs. Continue Reading
Expert Dave Shackleford examines how malware can now detect virtualization and the range of security tools available for endpoint protection. Continue Reading
Expert Paul Henry discusses how the draft NIST Special Publication 800-125-A can help enterprises better understand the threat landscape in a virtual realm. Continue Reading
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Both containers and VMs offer different ways of meeting an organization's application deployment requirements. And virtualization containers present different security challenges than VMs. Continue Reading
Application containers can be a major asset for deploying mobile and Web applications. Expert Michael Cobb explains what enterprises need to know about containerization. Continue Reading
Several vendors offer ways to protect virtual machines both in the data center and in the cloud. How do these products differ from what's available from VMware or Amazon Web Services? Continue Reading
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Network functions virtualization can complement SDN and benefit enterprises, but there are NFV security considerations that must be addressed. Expert Judith Myerson explains. Continue Reading
Server-oriented malware is actually more likely to infect a virtual system than a physical one in many organizations. Now what? Continue Reading
Liquid computing may be a pipe dream. But context and deployment remain the biggest information security challenges, says Hoff. Continue Reading
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Vendor hype reports that hypervisors are critical components of an enterprise security strategy -- so, should every company have one? Michael Cobb discusses the benefits. Continue Reading
With a range of physical and virtual appliance security controls, here's how to find the right security model for enterprise data centers. Continue Reading
With the rise of endpoint virtualization, enterprises need to grasp the positives and manage the negatives of VDI security. Expert Brad Casey details. Continue Reading