Public Cloud Infrastructure
Use of public cloud infrastructure is now commonplace with nearly $60 billion spent annually. Of course, there are good reasons for this as Infrastructure and Platform as a Service provide several advantages over traditional in-house hosting.
Important benefits are time to implement, scalability, availability, and a wealth of centralized tools to help companies manage and monitor their cloud infrastructure. However, with the benefits come some potential security risks, most stemming from the customer’s use of the platforms versus the platforms themselves.
From a security perspective, where do you start? To answer that question, start with these 4 key principles that will help you manage your cloud security risk.