The Resource Securing the virtual environment : how to defend the enterprise against attack, Davi Ottenheimer, Matthew Wallace, (electronic resource)

Securing the virtual environment : how to defend the enterprise against attack, Davi Ottenheimer, Matthew Wallace, (electronic resource)

Label
Securing the virtual environment : how to defend the enterprise against attack
Title
Securing the virtual environment
Title remainder
how to defend the enterprise against attack
Statement of responsibility
Davi Ottenheimer, Matthew Wallace
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
E7B
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Ottenheimer, Davi
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TK5105.5
LC item number
.O88 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • ebrary
  • Wallace, Matthew
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  • Computer networks
  • Information technology
  • Computer networks / Security measures
  • Information technology / Management
  • COMPUTERS
  • Computers
Summary expansion
A step-by-step guide to identifying and defending against attacks on the virtual environmentAs more and more data is moved into virtual environments the need to secure them becomes increasingly important.Useful for service providers as well as enterprise and small business IT professionals the book offers a broad look across virtualization used in various industries as well as a narrow view of vulnerabilities unique to virtual environments. A companionDVD is included with recipes and testing scripts.Examines the difference in a virtual model versus traditional computing models and the appropriate technology and procedures to defend it from attack Dissects and exposes attacks targeted at the virtual environment and the steps necessary for defense Covers information security in virtual environments: building a virtual attack lab, finding leaks, getting a side-channel, denying or compromising services, abusing the hypervisor, forcing an interception, and spreading infestationsAccompanying DVD includes hands-on examples and codeThis how-to guide arms IT managers, vendors, and architects of virtual environments with the tools they need to protect against common threats
Label
Securing the virtual environment : how to defend the enterprise against attack, Davi Ottenheimer, Matthew Wallace, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Virtualized Environment Attacks -- Attacking from the Outside -- Making the Complex Simple -- Denial of Service -- Abusing the Hypervisor -- Finding Leaks and Obtaining a Side Channel -- Logging and Orchestration -- Forcing an Interception -- Abusing Software as a Service -- Building Compliance into Virtual and Cloud Environments -- Appendix A Building a Virtual Attack Test Lab -- Appendix B About the Media
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 425 p. :)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781118263952
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Publisher number
EB00066625
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000234
System control number
  • (OCoLC)797855130
  • (OCoLC)ocn797855130
Label
Securing the virtual environment : how to defend the enterprise against attack, Davi Ottenheimer, Matthew Wallace, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Virtualized Environment Attacks -- Attacking from the Outside -- Making the Complex Simple -- Denial of Service -- Abusing the Hypervisor -- Finding Leaks and Obtaining a Side Channel -- Logging and Orchestration -- Forcing an Interception -- Abusing Software as a Service -- Building Compliance into Virtual and Cloud Environments -- Appendix A Building a Virtual Attack Test Lab -- Appendix B About the Media
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 425 p. :)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781118263952
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Publisher number
EB00066625
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000234
System control number
  • (OCoLC)797855130
  • (OCoLC)ocn797855130

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