Virtualization security combining mandatory access control and virtual machine introspection

Thu Yein Win, Huaglory Tianfield, Quentin Mair

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    Virtualization has become a target for attacks in cloud computing environments. Existing approaches to protecting the virtualization environment against the attacks are limited in protection scope and are with high overheads. This paper proposes a novel virtualization security solution which aims to provide comprehensive protection of the virtualization environment.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings - 2014 IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing, UCC 2014
    Number of pages6
    ISBN (Electronic)9781479978816
    ISBN (Print)9781479978816
    Publication statusPublished - 2 Feb 2015


    • virtualization
    • cloud computing
    • virtual machines
    • security
    • virtualization security
    • systems security
    • Virtualization Security
    • Virtual Machine Introspection
    • Security
    • Cloud Computing
    • Systems Security
    • Virtual Machines
    • Access Control
    • Virtualization


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