Elephant in the Room
Cloud Security and What Vendors and Customers Need To Do To Stay Secure
In this Lesson, you will learn how Cloud Computing security should be regarded as a partnership between the vendor and the customer with both parties having responsibility for different aspects of security.
Areas that vendors are typically responsible for include:
-Physical data center security; host machine operating system; hypervisor; network security
While customers are typically responsible for:
-software and hardware firewall configuration; patches and backups; maintaining strong passwords; virtual machine security and access controls.