Cloud Security: We’re Doing it Wrong

Speaker: John Stauffacher, Accuvant

Most companys today have taken the age old security models and “Virtualized”” them to be used in todays “”cloud”” market. Vendors have come to market with “”Virtual”” Firewalls, IPS, HIPS/HIDS, etc that all claim to be the pancea that solves your cloud “”security”” issues. The problem exists when we rely our “”virtual”” security infrastructure to protect our sensative ‘real’ information.

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