5 tips for security in the cloud
I want to switch to web-based applications, but have concerns about uploading corporate data to the cloud. What should I look out for in order to be secure in the cloud?
Every business owner considering using cloud applications probably mulls over the issue of security. After all, the information they plan to upload is often sensitive corporate data. With the use of business apps this data is in fact no longer stored locally on your own computer, but on the World Wide Web. You can minimise potential security risks during your ascent into the cloud by taking the following points into consideration:
Don't forget: everyone is responsible for the safe handling of their own data – whether in the cloud or at their workstation. Just like traditional software, there is no hundred percent security guarantee for web-based applications.