In this podcast with Hyper-V Senior dev lead Brandon Baker he discussed security best practices, including making sure that all your VMs, especially the ones that are “frozen”, waiting in the library, or otherwise offline are patched up before you turn them on.
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To improve security you should:
Today (till 8/1/2008) you can use the free Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool (Beta) to take care of this.
This Solution Accelerator depends on other Microsoft Software:
And requires hardware in the form of a “maintenance host”, with the following minspecs:
Other requirements include:
In this podcast with Hyper-V Senior dev lead Brandon Baker he discussed security best practices, including