Virtualization Security Issues and Threats News
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 ...
November 01, 2013
If software security keeps you up at night -- and it should -- you are in good company.
November 28, 2012
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos will headline this week's first-ever AWS re: Invent cloud computing conference, where several sessions will cover security issues.
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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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The benefits of the OpenDaylight SDN platform are promising, but what about the recent Netdump flaw it experienced? Expert Kevin Beaver discusses why you may not want to pass on OpenDaylight just yet. Continue Reading
Learn how malware is responding to the spread of virtualization in enterprise systems and how to choose the best tools to secure your virtual environment. 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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Server-oriented malware is actually more likely to infect a virtual system than a physical one in many organizations. Now what? Continue Reading
Join Dave Shackleford for a multimedia presentation that explores virtual switching and routing and network security controls and segmentation. Continue Reading
Security teams are upset to find tried-and-true network security controls do not have equivalents in public cloud environments. This tip explores the challenges of hybrid cloud security and implementation strategies. 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