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Security and Trust in Virtual Environments

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posted on 2020-06-29, 00:00 authored by HAGEN REINHARD LAUER
Virtualization is a core concept in modern computing systems and clients place a vast amount of trust in the virtualization system to provide essential security guarantees such as data confidentiality and software integrity. A virtualization system’s unlimited access to software and data in virtual environments presents a genuine scientific challenge. The Trusted Computing Module (TPM) as part of a trusted platform can be used to establish trust in a computer and we discuss challenges and present solutions related to establishing trust in a virtual environment.


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Principal supervisor

Carsten Rudolph

Additional supervisor 1

Surya Nepal

Year of Award


Department, School or Centre

Clayton School of Information Technology


Doctor of Philosophy

Degree Type



Faculty of Information Technology