By Aaron Wheeler, Michael Winburn

Cloud garage safeguard: a pragmatic Guide introduces and discusses the dangers linked to cloud-based facts garage from a safety and privateness standpoint. achieve an in-depth knowing of the hazards and merits of cloud garage illustrated utilizing a Use-Case technique. The authors additionally offer a record that allows the consumer, in addition to the company practitioner to judge what safety and privateness matters have to be thought of while utilizing the cloud to shop own and delicate information.

  • Describes the background and the evolving nature of cloud garage and security
  • Explores the threats to privateness and safety whilst utilizing unfastened social media purposes that use cloud storage
  • Covers felony concerns and legislation that govern privateness, compliance, and obligation for company users
  • Provides instructions and a safety list for choosing a cloud-storage carrier provider
  • Includes case reports and most sensible practices for securing information within the cloud
  • Discusses the way forward for cloud computing

Show description

Read Online or Download Cloud storage security : a practical guide PDF

Best network security books

IPSec (2nd Edition)

IPSec, moment variation is the main authoritative, complete, available, and updated consultant to IPSec know-how. prime experts hide all features of IPSec structure, implementation, and deployment; evaluate vital technical advances due to the fact IPSec used to be first standardized; and current new case reports demonstrating end-to-end IPSec protection.

A Survey of Data Leakage Detection and Prevention Solutions

SpringerBriefs current concise summaries of state of the art examine and sensible functions throughout a large spectrum of fields. that includes compact volumes of fifty to a hundred pages (approximately 20,000- 40,000 words), the sequence covers more than a few content material from specialist to educational. Briefs let authors to offer their principles and readers to soak up them with minimum time funding.

Unified Communications Forensics. Anatomy of Common UC Attacks

Unified Communications Forensics: Anatomy of universal UC assaults is the 1st e-book to give an explanation for the problems and vulnerabilities and exhibit the assaults, forensic artifacts, and countermeasures required to set up a safe (UC) setting. This booklet is written via major UC specialists Nicholas supply and Joseph W.

CCSP Self-Study CCSP Cisco Secure PIX Firewall Advanced Exam Certification Guide

Community safety is a really complicated enterprise. The Cisco snap shots Firewall plays a few very particular services as a part of the protection method. it is important to to be acquainted with many networking and community safety innovations sooner than you adopt the CSPFA certification. This booklet is designed for protection execs or networking execs who're attracted to starting the safety certification procedure.

Extra resources for Cloud storage security : a practical guide

Sample text

Few users know that this is a tracking device and that they are being tracked. 6 Facebook In this section we look at the security and privacy of Facebook, based on analysis of their current TOS and privacy policy. Once again it must be stated that the purpose of Facebook and other social media services is to share information and once again this information is voluntarily provided by users of the service. Personal information that users provide when they sign up for Facebook include the user’s name, email, gender, and birth date.

After email arrives at its destination, text and attachments can be encrypted before it is stored. Encryption is a method of converting data, in this case an email message text, into an encoded form using a secret key and an algorithm that renders the data unreadable without knowledge of the secret key. When data is encrypted, there is a low probability that anyone other than the receiving party who has the secret key will be able to decrypt the data and convert it back into a readable form. (Note: “Low probability” does not mean zero.

They keys are additionally encrypted by one of a rotating set of Google’s master keys. These encryption keys are created and managed by Google. They provide an option for users to create and manage their own keys. “Each Cloud Storage objects data and metadata is encrypted with a unique key under the 128-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES128), and the per-object key itself is encrypted with a unique key associated with the object owner. These keys are additionally encrypted by one of a regularly rotated set of master keys.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.08 of 5 – based on 35 votes