posted ago by pepe_ ago by pepe_ +4 / -1

Maybe once every 2 months I use a Windows VM for an hour or so.

I can't help but wonder about these virtual machine escape exploits though.

In 2018 alone, Oracle (VirtualBox) patched 10 of them:

https://archive.is/3aZBz

What do you guys think?

Would running the VM in an additional container like firejail even work and be helpful?

Thanks!

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gorillachannel 1 point ago +1 / -0

once every 2 months ... for an hour or so

You'd be better off worrying about meteor strike or sudden apocalyptic solar flare.

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pepe_ [S] 1 point ago +1 / -0

Fair enough, guess I was just curious more than worried.