Technical Issues of Forensic Investigations in Cloud Computing Environments

Cloud Computing is arguably one of the most discussed information technologies today. It presents many promising technological and economical opportunities. However, many customers remain reluctant to move their business IT infrastructure completely to the cloud. One of their main concerns is Cloud Security and the threat of the unknown. Cloud Service Providers (CSP) encourages this perception by not letting their customers see what is behind their virtual curtain. A seldomly discussed, but in this regard highly relevant open issue is the ability to perform digital investigations.

Provided by: Ruhr-Universitat Bochum Topic: Cloud Date Added: May 2011 Format: PDF

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