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Data Security in Cloud Computing

Data Security in Cloud Computing
Data Security in Cloud Computing
This paper discusses the security of data in cloud computing. It is a study of data in the cloud and aspects related to it concerning security. The paper will go in to details of data protection methods and approaches used throughout the world to ensure maximum data protection by reducing risks and threats. Availability of data in the cloud is beneficial for many applications but it poses risks by exposing data to applications which might already have security loopholes in them. Similarly, use of virtualization for cloud computing might risk data when a guest OS is run over a hypervisor without knowing the reliability of the guest OS which might have a security loophole in it. The paper will also provide an insight on data security aspects for Data-in-Transit and Data-at-Rest. The study is based on all the levels of SaaS (Software as a Service), PaaS (Platform as a Service) and IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service).
IEEE
Albugmi, Ahmed, Nammas
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Alassafi, Madini, Obad
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Walters, Robert
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Wills, Gary
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Albugmi, Ahmed, Nammas
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Walters, Robert
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Wills, Gary
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Albugmi, Ahmed, Nammas, Alassafi, Madini, Obad, Walters, Robert and Wills, Gary (2016) Data Security in Cloud Computing. In Fifth International Conferance on FGCT 2016. IEEE. 5 pp .

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This paper discusses the security of data in cloud computing. It is a study of data in the cloud and aspects related to it concerning security. The paper will go in to details of data protection methods and approaches used throughout the world to ensure maximum data protection by reducing risks and threats. Availability of data in the cloud is beneficial for many applications but it poses risks by exposing data to applications which might already have security loopholes in them. Similarly, use of virtualization for cloud computing might risk data when a guest OS is run over a hypervisor without knowing the reliability of the guest OS which might have a security loophole in it. The paper will also provide an insight on data security aspects for Data-in-Transit and Data-at-Rest. The study is based on all the levels of SaaS (Software as a Service), PaaS (Platform as a Service) and IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service).

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Published date: 2016
Organisations: Electronics & Computer Science, Electronic & Software Systems

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Local EPrints ID: 407547
URI: https://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/407547
PURE UUID: 80a3e6b0-8216-4343-8cf8-3df2ee20720e
ORCID for Madini, Obad Alassafi: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-9919-8368
ORCID for Gary Wills: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-5771-4088

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Date deposited: 13 Apr 2017 01:08
Last modified: 14 Mar 2019 01:51

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Author: Ahmed, Nammas Albugmi
Author: Madini, Obad Alassafi ORCID iD
Author: Robert Walters
Author: Gary Wills ORCID iD

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