Cloud computing security concerns in year 2012? Whats not yet solved till date.
There are a lot of risk using cloud computing technologies and we experience day to day challenges on this issue. But researchers are trying their best to have a stabled and secure ways for this technology. The following remains risk and getting worked on:
-Cloud outages. This risk is always an on going issue that until now researchers is working hard to keep this technology available all the time.
-Security. Cloud computing is virtual technology, privacy and security of the data are still at risk against hackers and cyber attacks.
There are few risks and security concerns when it comes to cloud computing such as,
Every breached security sys was once infallible
Companies need to be vigilant of how their passwords and files are protected and changed. . and providers also have the access to the information stored.
However these questions are being debated
Is the provider of the service own the data and do they actually providing their owned storage space.
And can they deny access to the clients data.
Some of the issues that have not been solved yet are –- (A) data sovereignty: if the provider has their hosting facility outside the country, will these pieces of information be subject to the laws of this other country? (B) Private and Hybrid Clouds: does this really assure security of private information? (C) Service Level Agreements: considering that there are employees from the service provider who can have access to the corporate data, what assurance does the company get that it will remain secure?