Protecting Data In The Cloud: 10 Top Security Measures


4. Emphasis Still On Cloud Provider For Security

The Ponemon study found that many organizations are relying on their cloud provider to protect sensitive or confidential data transferred to the cloud. Responsibility depends on the type of cloud service, according to Ponemon. Sixty percent of those surveyed said SaaS providers should be responsible for data security, but 43 percent said IaaS users should be responsible.