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Tuesday, June 20 • 14:55 - 15:25
Live Patching, Virtual Machine Introspection and Vulnerability Management [E] - Lars Kurth & Cheng Zhang, Citrix

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There are three interconnected stories of how the largest clouds in production came together through the Xen Project to develop an industry leading open source security process to manage software vulnerabilities effectively, how those vendors collaborated to stop cloud reboots through Live Patching and how security and CPU vendors collaborated to protect against 0-day vulnerabilities and advanced persistent threats using hardware assisted virtual machine introspection. The talk will cover the impact these technologies have on sys admins and in general.

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Lars Kurth

Director Open Source / Project Chairperson The Xen Project , Citrix Systems UK Ltd.
Lars Kurth is a highly effective, passionate community manager with strong experience of working with open source communities (Symbian, Symbian DevCo, Eclipse, GNU) and currently is the community manager for the Xen Project. Lars has 12 years of experience building and leading engineering... Read More →
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Cheng Zhang

Cheng Zhang has more than 9 years of experience working in software engineer. He is now working for XenServer for more than 3 year. Cheng has very good understanding on both software engineer and architecture and currently working for XenServer Livepatch integration and new packaging... Read More →

Tuesday June 20, 2017 14:55 - 15:25 HKT
Room 307B
  LinuxCon, Developer