Extending Network Security into Virtualized Infrastructure

Published: June 03, 2016


Ramaswamy Chandramouli, Larry Feldman, Gregory A. Witte


This bulletin summarizes the information presented in NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-125B, "Secure Virtual Network Configuration for Virtual Machine (VM) Protection." That publication provides an analysis of various virtual network configuration options for protection of VMs and to present recommendations based on the analysis.
Citation: ITL Bulletin - June 2016
Report Number:
June 2016
NIST Pub Series: ITL Bulletin
Pub Type: NIST Pubs

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overlay network, virtual firewall, virtual machine, virtual network segmentation, VLAN
Created June 03, 2016, Updated February 19, 2017