Xenpwn: Breaking Paravirturalized Devices

by Felix Wilhelm Sept. 17, 2017 via www.blackhat.com submitted by belen_caty

In this talk, I'll present the results of my research on the security of these backend components and discuss Xenpwn, a hypervisor based memory access tracing tool used to discover multiple critical vulnerabilities in paravirtualized drivers of the Xen hypervisor.

https://www.blackhat.com/us-16/briefings.html#xenpwn-breaking-paravirtualized-devices

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Steven Ulm 1 month ago

Had to read it twice to understand it properly. The intention of writing about Xenpwn is admirable and I appreciate it, but the language used is extremely complicated - even for a person working in the field...

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