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Virtualization has become instrumental to solving the most vexing and serious problem facing IT providers and users: security...the essence of virtualization-enhanced security is the ability to arbitrarily shrink the OS and network attack surface of an application to the point that it is completely isolated from everything else on a system.
Security startup Bromium uses virtualization to isolate threats.
“This move to work ‘yet another layer downwards’ is surely a positive development.”
“This exploit has the potential to completely own almost any system that it hits, and can be reliably blocked by leveraging robust isolation technologies.”
“Confidence in traditional detection-based security solutions, such as antivirus and firewalls, is at an all-time low, and people are more interested in prevention-based security solutions.”
Source: Network World