Cloud Security is alot like Non-Cloud Security

Though the cloud offers a different deployment and consumption model for computing services, many of the same security risks present in non-cloud IT deployments are still in play. That’s the general conclusion of the Spring 2014 State of Cloud Security Report from cloud security-as-a-service vendor Alert Logic.

“With the growing adoption of the cloud, we would, of course, anticipate an increase in attacks,” Alert Logic’s Chief Security Evangelist Stephen Coty told eWEEK. “The data got interesting when we started analyzing what types of attacks are taking place.”

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Security Risks for Cloud Are Like Those for Non-Cloud Deployments –

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