Sure, you might have a more normal method of securely formatting a physical disk but here’s how to wipe a hard drive in style using Hyper-V and Kali Linux
Learn how to use SSL certificates to authenticate and secure communications between Nagios and NSClient running on Hyper-V hosts.
Shielded Virtual Machines are a great new feature in Hyper-V 2016 – set them up properly on stand-alone hosts using this guide to protect against tampering.
My standing recommendation for NTFS security when it comes to Hyper-V is: leave it alone. Unfortunately, most people don’t learn why until they’ve already broken something. It’s not fun to fix. I’ve produced a script for fixing Hyper-V folder security that should make things much easier for you. Fixing Hyper-V Folder Security – The Script Here’s the script in all its glory. The straight-through run of it just needs a Path. It will add the necessary privileges for “NT VIRTUAL MACHINE\Virtual Machine” to that path. If you specify -FullReset, then it removes inheritance and sets up a default set of permissions. You can read what they are in the help text. I had toyed around with resetting ownership as well, but doing so in PowerShell is just plain painful. If you want to modify this script to allow it, grab Lee Holmes’ instructions. The script kind of has WhatIf… Read More»