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What are the security benefits of cloud hosting?
« on: April 21, 2021, 01:59:37 PM »
I need to move an e-commerce website to the cloud. However, to evaluate I asked the security benefits of cloud computing but didn't get a clear answer.

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What are the security benefits of cloud hosting?
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Re: What are the security benefits of cloud hosting?
« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2021, 03:58:01 PM »
Security Benefits of Cloud Servers-

Using cloud hosting can actually end up offering you flexibility, security, and other cloud hosting benefits. By taking your website's hosting up into the cloud you may be protecting your website even more than using a standard host. Hardware problems are a non-issue. Cloud hosting more secure than shared hosting.

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Re: What are the security benefits of cloud hosting?
« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2021, 04:39:42 PM »
Cloud hosting is the most advanced form of web hosting services.
It is one of the most secure forms of web hosting as well. Nowadays medium and large businesses are turning towards cloud hosting services
for a better performance of the website.

When it comes to cloud hosting, the security benefits are as follows

Data Security:

Cloud computing gives you greater security because your data is stored in the cloud, you can access it no matter what happens to your machine.
Since the resources of a cloud server are available from a number of physical machines,
cloud hosting users profit from extensive server redundancy.

Safety and security

You can check if your service provider complies with the standards and upgrades of the industry. Figure this out by getting in touch with their clients and get an idea about the frequency of updates for security. Also, ensure that your data is protected from viruses, malware, and phishing attacks.

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Re: What are the security benefits of cloud hosting?
« Reply #3 on: April 22, 2021, 06:08:24 PM »
Cloud-based systems have emerged as a viable platform to address the security issues of both media and entertainment businesses across the globe. Of course, the boom in the sector has paved the way for a plethora of opportunities for the entertainment industry, but, on the flip side, the amounts of risk involved have also increased tremendously.

Data Encryption

Robust data encryptions within cloud-based security systems have substantially reduced the possibilities of data breaches; these solutions offer a layered approach that consists of security intelligence, key management, and secure access controls. Cloud-based systems give the required freedom to companies to choose their users who will be accessing the data that has been outsourced to the cloud. This way, any attempts to tamper with personal or professional data can be thwarted.

Avoid DDoS Attacks

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks can result in hefty losses for entertainment companies. Hackers target the website by directing traffic from several sources to the end website, and, as a result, the system gets overwhelmed. These DDoS attacks may tarnish the image of the company, as clients begin to lose trust.

Regulatory Compliance

Cloud computing security solutions usually provide reliable SOC1 and SOC2 certifications to entertainment businesses. These certifications ensure periodic scrutiny of data and all types of possible glitches. Cloud-based solutions manage the requisite infrastructure for regulatory compliance and the protection of data. Detailed AWS reports about the management of security controls ensure all organizations focus on their business operations, without worrying about compliance requirements.

Secure Storage

Traditional storage solutions donít provide any protection against possible disasters that have the potential to erase required data from devices. Cloud computing allows the users to store their data safely, thereby negating any mishaps that may affect the equipment.

Patch Management

The vulnerabilities of a website are often exploited by hackers to breach the security system of a company. Cloud service providers keep their sites up to date; further on, they ensure that no vulnerabilities exist. Moreover, cloud solutions offer real-time assistance to clients by providing companies with the option to scale cloud solutions during high traffic situations. This flexibility allows companies to reduce their cost of services substantially.