Study: Cloud Provider Confidence Still Lacking

Cloud Service Provider Security In End-User Hands

Seventy-nine percent of those surveyed said end users were the No. 1 group responsible for the security of cloud service providers. Only 8 percent of those surveyed said their IT or IT security teams are engaged to analyze the security of SaaS applications, and only 10 percent said it was the case for IaaS. Ponemon said relying on end users for security could result in practices that are inconsistent with the overall security posture of the organization.

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