Next up, we're jumping over to the networking track for a ride with The Four Horsemen of the Virtualization Security Apocalypse, presented by Christopher Hoff, chief security architect at Unisys. This network presentation will focus on both securing virtualization as well as virtualizing security; from virtualization-enabled chipsets to the hypervisor to the VMs, we'll explore the real issues that exist today as well as those that are coming that aren't being discussed or planned for. There's no doubt virtualizing security, as well as securing virtualized environments, are two topics just getting warmed up.
Final session I'll be attending Wednesday will be Xploiting Google Gadgets: Gmalware and Beyond. Couldn't resist this description: This talk will analyze the security history of Google Gadgets and demonstrate ways to exploit Gadgets for nefarious purposes. I guess social-engineering someone to install a gadget so you can scan all of the systems on their subnet will supplement malware-laced USB storage devices used for the same purposes.
I'll be posting my observations from the conference throughout the week. Stay tuned.
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