Cloud computing security - tools, policies, and metrics for IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, public and private clouds
With virtualization on the rise in small- to medium-sized business, its security benefits may be a significant contributing factor
Congressional commission says that security risk could lead to backlash against American tech companies
Aetna CISO Jim Routh discusses how the ever-expanding threat landscape has led the Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) to improve software security at financial organizations
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Study finds that threats call for security measures that are not currently offered by service providers
Rapid7 offers up tips on how to avoid common problems while using the cloud in its fourth and final awareness piece for National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Rogue employees, hackers, government employees all threats to keeping information stored on the cloud private
Tactic leads to less popular, but still risky cloud-based apps freely accessing networks
As cloud computing services continue their dramatic growth, security needs and methods will also evolve. Here are links to books, websites, associations and other information resources to help keep your data safe in any cloud platform.
Securing the Cloud: Cloud Computer Security Techniques and Tactics by JR Winkler (2011). On Amazon.com.
Cloud Computing and SOA Convergence in Your Enterprise: A Step-by-Step Guide by David S. Linthicum (2011). On Amazon.com.
Auditing Cloud Computing: A Security and Privacy Guide (Wiley Corporate F&A) by Ben Halpert (2011). On Amazon.com.