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Enterprises Underestimate Actual Shadow Cloud Risks
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Marilyn Cohodas
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Marilyn Cohodas,
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2/5/2015 | 11:24:53 AM
Safe Haven in the Cloud
John Pescatore hit the nail on the head when he said that the obvious solution is for IT to give users a way to put content in a safe place so it can be accessed from anywhere at any time.
Charlie Babcock
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Charlie Babcock,
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2/4/2015 | 1:59:01 PM
This problem isn't going to go away
Although it's true, IT can do a lot to miniimize shadow IT, it is going to have a great deal of difficulty eradicating it. More and more services are going to become available in the cloud that computer literate end users will be able to take advantage of, with or without IT's knowledge. And they will continue to pose security risks.
anon8036493738
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anon8036493738,
User Rank: Apprentice
2/4/2015 | 9:58:53 AM
Cloud Benefits
Good advice, Security tops the list of concerns for organization looking to adopt the cloud in any form, encryption is the best method to ensure security and privacy of data, however other methods such as regulating access and effectively managing vendors can also be employed to protect assets on the cloud. I work with McGladrey here's how you will benefit with our cloud expertise. bit.ly/mcgldrycloud


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