International Journal of Emerging Trends & Technology in Computer Science (IJETTCS)
Cloud computing is an alternative delivery and acquisition model for IT-related services. This paradigm will shift the way purchasers of IT products and services contract with vendors and the way those vendors deliver their products. However, there are also risks and obstacles that evolve from this model. In this paper, the authors shall discuss security concerns and various threats in cloud computing. This paper also presents some security area related to application security, data center operations, DP/BCP, security of hypervisors etc.