Cloud Security: Securing and Controlling Data in the Cloud

Aug 01, 2011

Download Moving sensitive data outside of the traditional enterprise security perimeter to the cloud raises significant security risks. Whether using Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), or Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), understanding the risks and overcoming the security barriers to cloud adoption is an enterprise imperative.

Gain vital insights on which cloud security approach meets your security objectives and what issues to consider before moving sensitive data into cloud environments like Amazon EC2 including:

� Security risks for sensitive data in the public cloud

� Security issues in SaaS, PaaS and IaaS environments

� Multi-tenancy risks to data in a cloud environment

� Maintaining a separation of duties between IT security and operations

� The differences between file-level encryption and volume-based encryption