Cloud Security Requires Visibility, Access Control: Security Research

Cloud computing has been one of the most ubiquitous trends in modern IT, bringing with it a host of new opportunities and challenges. And cloud security has been fertile ground for security researchers, and a number of research reports released last month continued that trend. While the cloud represents an opportunity to improve business processes and agility, security researchers see risks that organizations aren’t even fully aware of.

In this monthly roundup, eSecurity Planet summarizes findings from seven different research reports — and the key lessons that enterprises can learn from them to protect themselves against current and emerging security threats.