back to article The impact of virtualisation on securing systems

Virtualisation has become an established trend in the x86 server market and is moving into the desktop and notebook space too. It's a great tool for providing flexibility, recoverability and consolidation. But virtualisation also brings challenges, and security is certainly one of them. Personal or financial data that should be …


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storage and access for host providers

when shopping around for a VM / cloud provider initial concerns are access and storage

- password protected VNC over the internet is just not good enough

- where across the storage array and backups your VM image is and are these files recoverable to other users as files get physically shifted around.

Personally I am thinking about sticking with colo and my own hardware,

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