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Qubes: security by virtualization
Posted May 6, 2010 15:04 UTC (Thu) by davecb (subscriber, #1574)
I expect two things
- additional similar reinventions both v->m and m->v
- a later realization that they're the same problem
and just perhaps
- a push from Linus to make MAC and KVM converge (;-))
Posted May 6, 2010 15:24 UTC (Thu) by davecb (subscriber, #1574)
Posted May 7, 2010 1:49 UTC (Fri) by jamesmrh (guest, #31622)
We are looking at ways to help mitigate this.
Posted May 7, 2010 7:50 UTC (Fri) by pcampe (guest, #28223)
Otherwise, you'd better have an hypervisor with a minimal footprint, which at least reduces the attack surface; but Qubes it's using Xen, so it could exposes the same target with the same (known or latent) vulnerabilities.
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