After reading many articles about Cloud Computing I saw the bright future for these types of cloud services. Aside from educating myself on this topic I feel that this could be beneficial to my fellow Computer Technology peers to address their client or employers cloud needs as well as people who are going to start a business and are looking at the options available to address their companies demands.
Overall, I found that this article provided some great insight as to the proper security measures to ensure safe cloud computing. However, I also found the descriptions to be very vague. With an important topic such as cloud security, I found myself asking many questions as to how the aforementioned factors should be achieved, and thought that the article fell very short in addressing them.
The Department of Homeland IT security policy must be uniform, stable, consistent, efficient, effective and compatible with best practices Information Security in the Department. It is the purpose of this security policy to create and implement the best security plans, strategies, and practices throughout the Department. Also, it is the intention of this policy to create safe and secure Cyberspace.
The focus of cloud computing is providing with scalable and a cheap on-demand computing infrastructure with a good quality of service levels. The process of the cloud computing involves a set of network enabled services that can be accessed in a simple and general way. Cloud computing provides with a unique value proposition for any organization to outsource their information and communication technology infrastructure. Moreover, the concept itself provides with a value proposition for an organization as using the cloud saves on cost, resources, and staff, and business opportunities for the organization (Katzan). An extensive connectivity of
The policy is meant to safeguard the DHHS IT assets from being accessed without permission. It is also intended to ensure the protection of assets against accidental or purposeful modification or destruction. It will achieve this by use of access controls, password management among other information security tactics.
This area of the Security Policy articulation presented is a report that all in all make up the Security Policy that administers the activities of the Campbell Computer Consulting and Technology Company. The security strategy covers the accompanying:
Effective and efficient security practices are anchored on strong policies and procedures. It is always prudent to ensure that underlying policies are firm in place to guarantee the success of the process. Both the policies and the
According to RFC 2196, “A security policy is a formal statement of the rules by which people who are given access to an organization’s technology and information assets must abide.” In other words, our security policy specifies how our network is to be used. Our security policy will be reviewed at least yearly to check that it matches what we are currently doing. This policy must be automatically implemented to be useful so it will be
The main ingredient in the security policy established by Secured Inc. is its adherence to organizational strategy according to business needs; the policy must be an enabler to business process, not a hindrance (Gaw, 2003). Moreover, its enforceability and the top-down and comprehensive
The main purpose of this policy is to protect usability, reliability, integrity, and safety of our organization and its classified material. This security policy addresses the fair use of the Internet/World Wide Web. This includes but is not limited to hardware, software, and protocols associated with the LANs. It is intended for the organization including its employees who are authorized users. Authorized users are defined as anyone who has classified security
Pathways Corporation facilities must be protected from physical vulnerabilities which could result in loss due to theft in the form of: physical or logical property; data; copyright; client information or any other threat which would result in breach of trust, reputation or the integrity of our company