Cloud Computing Security and its Challenges

A. Yasar Arafath*
Department of Computer Applications, Anna University Regional Campus, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India.
Periodicity:July - December'2020


Cloud computing is an on-demand technology that offers shared services and solutions like software, platforms, storage, and information over the Internet. It is a computing environment for delivering services that include infrastructure, software, applications, and business functions. It is a virtual pool of computing services ensuring integrity, availability, authenticity, and confidentiality to cloud service providers and consumers. Many organizations face breach of privacy and confidentiality issues with cloud computing and therefore, researches in this area is active to solve those issues. This document provides a brief, comprehensive study of the data security and privacy protection issues associated with cloud computing. This paper discusses some of the current solutions and reports on future research on data security and privacy issues in the cloud.


Cloud Services, Security, Integrity, Availability, Authenticity, Virtual Confidentiality.

How to Cite this Article?

Arafath, A. Y. (2020). Cloud Computing Security and its Challenges. i-manager's Journal on Cloud Computing, 7(2), 20-27.


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