The Virtual World Exposed: Hacking the Cloud

  • Date 04 Jun 2015

The Virtual World Exposed: Hacking the Cloud

04 Jun 2015, 10:40 - 11:05

Tech Talks


This presentation will use live demos to show how vulnerable cloud computing, SaaS and virtual environments can be without the correct user and data security controls. Examples will include how password controls can be bypassed and compromised, why software keys are not good enough, and how what individuals do online in their personal lives can threaten the security of business data.

  • Understand the types of threats that can compromise data in cloud and virtual environments
  • Determine the importance of using data and user centric security models vs. conventional data security practices
  • Discover how to properly deploy and use multi-factor authentication to provide stronger access controls for data and applications in the cloud or virtual environments
  • Learn how to protect data wherever it resides using bring your own encryption solutions
  • Evaluate the importance of strong key management and encryption
  • Find out how and where to store encryption keys (hardware vs. software)


Business Issues Covered

Deliver security to drive and enable clear business growth

CPD & CPE Credits

  1. CPD & CPE Credits By attending this session you will earn 0.5 CPE/CPD credits

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