Malaysia University of Science and Technology
Cloud computing is a popular subject across the IT industry, but risks associated with this new technology and delivery model is not yet well understood. The biggest challenge in cloud computing is the security and privacy problems caused by its multi-tenancy nature and the outsourcing of infrastructure, sensitive data and critical applications. Enterprises are rapidly adopting cloud services for their businesses, measures need to be developed so that organizations can be assured of security in their businesses and can choose a suitable vendor for their computing needs. The boom in cloud computing has brought lots of security challenges for the consumers and service providers.