I have a requirement to encrypt the entire contents of a virtual server including On your Hyper-V host, why not just Bitlocker the volumes that. Encrypting guest virtual machines is another layer of protection you can add in Hyper-V. Why would an admin want to do this? Because while. A normal VM that offers no protection above and beyond that of earlier versions of Hyper-V; An encryption-supported VM whose protections can. Let's take a look at Windows Server Hyper-V Virtual Machine Security The TPM chip generates encryption keys that allow other security. I'll explain the function of Key Storage Drive, a way to enable BitLocker encryption in the guest OS of a WS Hyper-V Generation 1 VM. Short post to go over something I found while researching Bitlocker Full Disk Encryption on Hyper-V virtual machines. I was testing Enabling. Think you can't enable BitLocker on a Gen 1 Hyper-V virtual machine? Think again. And here's a step-by-step guide how to do it. Shielded VMs solve a big Hyper-V security problem – portability. But before you can use shielded VMs, you must enable Host Guardian service. Use the virtual machine security settings in Hyper-V Manager to help Encrypt State and VM migration traffic - Encrypts the virtual machine.