Cloud Security and over 2 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle . Learn more
FREE Delivery in the UK.
Only 2 left in stock (more on the way).
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon.
Gift-wrap available.
Quantity:1
Cloud Security: A Compreh... has been added to your Basket
+ £2.80 UK delivery
Used: Good | Details
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: Dispatched from the US -- Expect delivery in 2-3 weeks. Former Library books. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Trade in your item
Get a £4.45
Gift Card.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Cloud Security: A Comprehensive Guide to Secure Cloud Computing Paperback – 30 Jul 2010


See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle Edition
"Please retry"
Paperback
"Please retry"
£33.99
£12.56 £12.46
£33.99 FREE Delivery in the UK. Only 2 left in stock (more on the way). Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.

Special Offers and Product Promotions

  • When you trade in £15 or more you’ll receive an additional £5 Amazon.co.uk Gift Card for the next time you spend £10 or more.

Frequently Bought Together

Cloud Security: A Comprehensive Guide to Secure Cloud Computing + Cloud Computing, A Practical Approach
Price For Both: £53.97

Buy the selected items together


Trade In this Item for up to £4.45
Trade in Cloud Security: A Comprehensive Guide to Secure Cloud Computing for an Amazon Gift Card of up to £4.45, which you can then spend on millions of items across the site. Trade-in values may vary (terms apply). Learn more

Product details

  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons; 1 edition (30 July 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0470589876
  • ISBN-13: 978-0470589878
  • Product Dimensions: 18.8 x 2.3 x 23.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 855,811 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • See Complete Table of Contents

More About the Authors

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

Product Description

Review

"This worthwhile addition to the growing library of cloud security books contains very helpful prescriptions for security policies and practices." ( Computing Reviews, January 2011)

From the Back Cover

Secure your cloud to maximize its value

Cloud computing is flexible, efficient, and cost–effective, but not without risks. To maximize its potential, you need to fully understand its vulnerabilities and how to offset them.

This guide thoroughly examines cloud fundamentals, architecture, risks, and security principles. Two leadingsecurity experts detail critical approaches and solutions, helping you achieve the maximum return on cloud investments without compromising the safety of your information.

  • Avoid leakage and unauthorized data access among virtual machines running on the same server

  • Properly handle sensitive information

  • Prevent release of critical data to law enforcement or government agencies without approval by the client

  • Follow compliance and regulatory requirements

  • Deal with system crashes or failures

  • Protect against hacker invasions into client applications hosted on the cloud

  • Implement solid, robust security protection

  • Manage interoperability that allows a client to easily move applications among different cloud providers and avoid "lock–in"

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
1
4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

By Yay!! TOP 500 REVIEWER on 13 May 2011
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
All in all one of the best one stop books to introduce you to the security aspects of cloud computing.
Concise, practical, and easy to read, fully using the CIA model and best security practices.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)

Amazon.com: 2 reviews
7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
Shovelware 26 Oct. 2010
By Ernest Mueller - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
I was extremely disappointed in this book. It is not an in depth coverage of cloud computing's security issues in any way. It's as if they took a CISSP study guide, added a cursory chapter on "What is Cloud" in the front, then just sprinkled the word "cloud" in on occasion. There's sections on biometrics and wardialing and dumpster diving for God's sake. Save your money and time.
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
Sorely lacking in Cloud information 13 Feb. 2011
By D.A. Smith - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
I was very disappointed with this book. This was the first book I purchased and read about cloud computing. It did not cover this subject much at all. It turned out to be a general book about IT security. I was in disbelief and had to go through it a second time to be sure. I had expected much with a title like "Cloud Security: A Comprehensive Guide to Secure Cloud Computing", but this book did not deliver in the slightest. Cloud security is much different that IT security in general. The only reason I gave this book 2 stars instead of one is because it does at least cover IT security in general.

Derek A. Smith
The Cyber Security Samurai
[...]
Were these reviews helpful? Let us know


Feedback