Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
Cloud

Submission + - Big Security Hole in VMs (phys.org)

LeadFistExpress writes: Researchers have found, and demonstrated, how to use a virtual machine to steal the cryptographic keys from another virtual machine on the same host. This exploit could cause the attacking VM to have access to all communications from the victim VM. Could this revelation result in customers of public cloud providers to demand dedicated "air-gapped" hardware for their resources?
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Big Security Hole in VMs

Comments Filter:

"'Tis true, 'tis pity, and pity 'tis 'tis true." -- Poloniouius, in Willie the Shake's _Hamlet, Prince of Darkness_

Working...