CSO Security and Risk has released a report on the five top-of-mind cloud security issues for 2011, and what CSOs and other IT security professionals say to watch out for.
In 2011 experts see there being a need for better access control and identity management. “The cloud by nature is highly virtualized and highly federated, and you need an approach to establish control and manage identities across your cloud and other peoples’ clouds,” says Alan Boehme, senior vice president of IT strategy and architecture at financial services firm ING.
Boehme stated that while there are third party products and services to address these issues, he found them inadequate for larger enterprises utilizing a mix of legacy and cloud components.
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