Avoid vulnerabilities and threats in the cloud

What your organization needs to know about security in the cloud

From the developerWorks archives

Jeff Orloff

Date archived: November 29, 2016 | First published: January 13, 2012

The cloud has been one of the most talked about technologies since Web 2.0. While the cloud has been lauded for its promise of cost savings, many organizations hesitate to pursue cloud-based solutions for security reasons. Like any other technology, the cloud is vulnerable to malicious attacks, but those who understand what security challenges they may face in the cloud find that they are able to better secure their resources that reside there.

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