Date Added: Oct 2011
The cloud isn't without its risks, says Scott Chasin, McAfee's chief technology officer, SaaS. Hackers have already taken notice of the interest and demand for cloud-based computing. Where there's information to be stolen, there's money to be made. As more and more information and applications migrate to the cloud, so too will the threats. Those who weigh the potential risk of cloud-based computing often fail to see that the cloud isn't just good at scaling a business's computing power, it's also a great way to scale a business's security and protection. In this brief, Chasin looks at how the cloud can help reduce your security costs and increase your overall protection.