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Table 1 The keys used by UVBond

From: Secure VM management with strong user binding in semi-trusted clouds

KeyCreated byStored inPurpose
Disk encryption keyUserClientEncrypt a virtual disk
Session keyClientClientEncrypt a VM descriptor, a hypercall automaton, and a command result
Public keyProviderKey serverEncrypt a disk encryption key and a session key
Private keyProviderHypervisorDecrypt a disk encryption key and a session key