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Know The Enemy: Common Vulnerabilities in Public Cloud

Know The Enemy: Common Vulnerabilities in Public Cloud

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  Taking advantage of the public cloud provides organizations with numerous financial and operational advantages. By outsourcing the management of infrastructure to a cloud service provider (CSP), the organization takes advantage of the cost savings associated with shared equipment and does not need to maintain and secure their own infrastructure. However, cloud security can be a difficult challenge, and the use of the public cloud introduces its own challenges. To operate securely in the public cloud, organizations need to understand how cloud deployments differ from on-prem and the associated security implications. Remote Access Protocols With cloud computing, a user does not have direct access to the machine that they are leasing. As a result, they need the ab...