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Hyper-V Security by Andy Syrewicze, Eric Siron

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Basic security concerns

With a topic as large as computer security, it's always tough to know where to start. The best place is generally to begin by getting an idea of where and what your largest risk factors are. Every organization will have its own specific areas of concern, but there are a number of common elements that everyone needs to worry about.

Attack motivations

To understand what risks you face, it helps to know the reasons for which you might find yourself under attack. For many malware generators, there isn't a lot of reason involved. They write destructive code because they like destruction; they might be working from a place of genuine malice or a simple disregard for the well-being of others. For many others, their work comes from ...

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