Zh E Aytkhozhaeva, A A Ziro, A Zh Zhaibergenova
COMPUTER MODELLING & NEW TECHNOLOGIES 2017 21(2) 48-53
Kazakh National Research Technical University, associated professor, Satpayev Str. 22, Almaty, Kazakhstan
Article considered virtualization technologies, their types, advantages and disadvantages. Attention to specific risks and information security threats in case of virtualization platforms is paid. The main risks of virtualization platforms are defined. Potential internal vulnerabilities of virtualization platforms can be revealed only by testing for penetration which user-friendly and available instrument for implementation is specialized by Kali Linux OS. The attacks to the virtual machines with use of the Kali Linux tools were organized. As a result of experiments is Kali Linux allows revealing and analyzing vulnerabilities at the channel, network and transport levels. For detection of problems at the level of applications that is urgent for virtualization of platforms, it is necessary to use commercial products of ethic hacking in addition.