192.168.122.0

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heliophyte
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192.168.122.0

Post by heliophyte » 2017/12/17 18:55:30

Can anyone offer a valid reason why any zone containing this subnet should be active on my machine if I am not doing virtualization? I am inquiring, Not criticizing. Just seems to be an available attack surface if I don't actually have any virtualization running on the machine. Perhaps it's a containers thing? I am still catching up on some of the latest technologies.
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Re: 192.168.122.0

Post by TrevorH » 2017/12/17 22:59:28

The default "desktop" install includes gnome-boxes which pulls in libvirt. It's a lightweight virtualisation thing. Easily uninstalled.
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