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Hyper-V Security by Andy Syrewicze, Eric Siron

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Following general best practices

As mentioned earlier in this chapter, the security steps you are taking here apply primarily to the management operating system. While it does run Hyper-V, it is still a computer system. Therefore, most of the steps that would be taken on a standard Windows Server system apply just as well to a Hyper-V host.

Microsoft baseline security analyzer

As with Group Policy, there are a dizzying array of options, and it's difficult to keep track of them all. In terms of security, Microsoft has provided a tool to help with this as well: Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA). The current version of this tool is available from Microsoft at http://www.microsoft.com/mbsa.

The installation procedure for MBSA is extremely ...

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