Critical to cloud services - security, privacy and trust

Reijo Savola, Arto Juhola, Ilkka Uusitalo

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    The Cloud service paradigm creates a set of major security and privacy risks which can potentially harm Cloud-based service businesses. As Cloud services reduce the amount of hardware, software and their management from the user’s perspective, the monitoring of security-related risks also becomes more difficult. Issues such as software and code updates, security practices, vulnerability profiles, intrusion attempts and security design – all are important factors for the determination of the security posture of a Cloud service.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationValue-driven business in the cloud
    Place of PublicationEspoo
    PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
    ISBN (Electronic)978-951-38-8128-3
    ISBN (Print)978-951-38-8127-6
    Publication statusPublished - 2013
    MoE publication typeD2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material

    Publication series

    SeriesVTT Research Highlights


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