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Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on x86 hardware containing virtualization extensions (Intel VT or AMD-V).

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What are the security risks of running QEMU/KVM as root?

Context: I own a machine; I trust root and all the accounts. I virtualize untrusted guests using KVM, and don't want them to escape. When /dev/kvm has the right permissions, non-root users can run KVM ...
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Is it secure to enable KVM Device for Docker Runner in GitLab Continuous Integration?

I need to enable KVM for my android-ci Docker image to work for emulator based instrumentation tests. The Android emulator requires the kvm device. Therefore I specify the following in the Runner ...