A Defense Mechanism to Protect Cloud Comuputing Against Distributed Denial of Service Attacks
Cloud computing is an internet based pay as use service which provides three layered services (Software as a Service, Platform as a Service and Infrastructure as a Service) to its consumers on demand. These on demand service facilities provide to its consumers in multitenant environment but as facility increases complexity and security problems also increase. Here all the resources are at one place in data centers. Cloud uses public and private APIs (Application Programming Interface) to provide services to its consumers in multitenant environment.