If your organization is like most, you’re likely using or considering cloud-hosted #applications and #infrastructure. Security in the cloud is just as important as security in on-premises IT environments, though it’s different in several important ways. There are many great organizations to help you understand #cloud security and to recommend #best practices – Cloud Security Alliance is a great example. In this article, I’ll highlight three good cloud security strategies you should start with.
1. Know your cloud security responsibilities
First, know what security and/or compliance mandates pertain to your applications and data. Recognize that these compliance requirements won’t go away as you move to the cloud