Security+ Domain 3.0: Architecture and Design: Chapter 15: Cloud and Virtualization

Chapter 15: Cloud and Virtualization


Type 1 vs Type 2

VMware, Xen, KVM, ESXi, Hyper-V

VirtualBox, VMware Player

Avoiding VM Sprawl

VM Escape Protection

Cloud Models

SaaS, PaaS, Iaas (etc)

Public, Private, Community, Hybrid



Network Considerations

Special DNS Resolution: Virtual Domain Routing

Special NAT: Routing from Inside a Cloud to Outside

Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs)

Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs)

Security as a Service