The 9 Most Dangerous Cloud Security Threats


1. Data Breaches

Theft of sensitive corporate data is always a fear for companies in any type of environment, but cloud computing introduces "significant new avenues of attack," according to the CSA. "If a multitenant cloud service database is not properly designed, a flaw in one client's application could allow an attacker access not only to that client's data but every other client's data as well," the group said in its report.