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Cloud Computing Security Challenges And Issues

EasyChair Preprint no. 6741

12 pagesDate: October 3, 2021


Abstract— All the major promises of the cloud  improved IT efficiency, flexibility and scalability  come with one major challenge: security.Many organizations can't delineate where cloud service provider (CSP) responsibilities end and their own responsibilities begin, opening them to numerous vulnerabilities. The increased expansiveness of the cloud also increases an organization's potential attack surface. To further complicate the matter, traditional security controls often don't fulfill cloud security needs. Cloud computing is a set of IT services that are provided to a customer over a network on a leased basis and with the ability to scale up or down their service requirements. Usually cloud computing services are delivered by a third party provider who owns the infrastructure. It advantages to mention but a few include scalability, resilience, flexibility, efficiency and outsourcing non-core activities. Cloud computing offers an innovative business model for organizations to adopt IT services without upfront investment. Despite the potential gains achieved from the cloud computing, the organizations are slow in accepting it due to security issues and challenges associated with it. Security is one of the major issues which hamper the growth of cloud

Keyphrases: Cloud Computing Security, IaaS, PaaS

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  author = {Akhilesh Saini},
  title = {Cloud Computing Security Challenges And Issues},
  howpublished = {EasyChair Preprint no. 6741},

  year = {EasyChair, 2021}}
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