As more businesses begin to shift their interests to Cloud Computing, there are concerns regarding security-related risks. First, let’s discuss the “Cloud”.
Cloud computing is a new way of delivering computing resources, not a new technology. Cloud computing providers give end users the ability to access applications via the internet. As Cloud computing is achieving increased popularity, security concerns have become paramount with the adoption of this new computing model. The effectiveness and efficiency of traditional protection mechanisms are being reconsidered as the characteristics of this innovative deployment model differ widely from those of traditional architectures.