-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 On Fri, Jan 06, 2017 at 08:04:08PM +0000, 5vo30m+lpi66xm176ugr7ruk via qubes-users wrote: > Hi everyone! > > First off happy new year! :) > > To get into the subject, I'm trying to get as many Qubes users around me as > possible to convert my family and friends from Windowsism to Qubism. However > in some cases I see that the Intel®™ (backdoor℠ inside®) hardware that they > have does not support VT-x and VT-d. > > So I would like to better understand the implications of this. From the User > FAQ: > > https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/user-faq/#can-i-install-qubes-on-a-system-without-vt-x > > I understand that this means that: > > o Not being able to use fully virtualized VMs (e.g., Windows-based qubes) > > o No security benefit in having a separate NetVM > > But the points I wont to understand are: > > ~ Does this mean that one wont be able to install Windows in a VM in such > system (that's it?)? Yes.
> What does fully virtualized VM really mean? https://www.qubes-os.org/doc/glossary/#hvm In short: a VM running OS not necessary modified to be running in a VM. > ~ How is this relevant practically speaking? In other words, could an > attacker deploy malware to NetVM (from an AppVM that is connected to the > NetVM)? If not, in which situations can attacker get to the NetVM and > therefore to dom0? The way you've descried, or using some remote attack directly on NetVM - because NetVM is what is facing external network directly. - -- Best Regards, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki Invisible Things Lab A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text. Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing? -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2 iQEcBAEBCAAGBQJYcEZoAAoJENuP0xzK19cs10AIAJJTAtko8yOjdDXcWOaq7lRB 2fKeGJDIG5x9ZILWfJbDrqaAgd14NuQyCU4UAMokk3dkgo6u6/0gjr55tshp5pyx Ah6i253s+16MRatC+vBYohD+NJWE3tZG1vsr6IiDQxuqb/pykrqywbDcKUMIEtgs xrlorH5liM5LuWxiKPJSqtV9LtQb4Y3EILXBSeJuiDPeqbcaYu1lniSQMsoUUR7J HES0ygE552wH4HhMiqE3f3FOy7yQSF8lmjSRnl50X7Pzw0y1Ojs5CUgV/oYPh/XP vye8F6PGDxQpAx6HHCsuUSQgAoIUhWDrZJcXKHHvIoMKkgDPahP1IDt8eRa5m38= =qXgS -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/20170107013743.GT5268%40mail-itl. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.