Many of you must have watched the science fiction films like The Matrix or Inception. If you have watched them then you already have a basic idea about what is meant by Virtual world. Hackers use that same concept but with a little modification.
Virtualization, in computing, is creation of a virtual (rather than actual) version of something such as hardware platform, operating system, a storage device or network resources.
Types of Virtualization
- Hardware :- Hardware virtualization or platform virtualization refers to the creation of a virtual machine that acts like a real computer with an operating system. Software executed on these virtual machines is separated from the underlying hardware resources. For example, a computer that is running Microsoft Windows may host a virtual machine that looks like a computer with Ubuntu Linux operating system. In hardware virtualization, the term host machine refers to the actual machine on which the virtualization takes…
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