5 Myths of Virtualization Security: You May Be More Vulnerable Than You Think
ECT News, By Chris Doggett, Managing Director, Kaspersky Lab
Businesses increasingly are relying on virtual machines to
handle more critical data and tasks than ever before. The reality is that
virtualization is growing as a platform for managing customer data, financial
transactions and the applications that businesses use. Simply put,
virtualization is a core component of today's mission-critical IT
However, while the increased reliance on virtualization is
very real, many businesses are misguided about their security needs in this
environment. There are several myths that have serious consequences that can
impact performance and leave organizations vulnerable to an attack.
Understanding these issues can help you make smarter decisions about your
business' virtual environment. Read more.