Dan Crowe in
Cloud-based Security, Secure Data Centers, Securing the Cloud, Virtualization
Oct 28th, 2010 |
We have all borne witness to the cloud promise by now. Cloud vendors offer instant and autonomic access to compute resources, deliver economic efficiencies, streamlining of business process and persistent, highly-available storage. I’m quite sure most of us have also read of the security challenges lurking behind this promise. As the physical boundaries of your data center disappear, the multi-tenant nature of the cloud introduces a seemingly murky environment of unknown neighbors and data privacy should be on the forefront of every security administrator’s mind. Looking deeper, I feel that...