RITS Security: Cloud offers great cover for cyber criminals
With the cloud, what's good for consumers is good for criminals, and there's not much to be done about it, says Vivienne Mee.
Cloud computing has not just reinvented the way people consume IT services, it has changed the ways criminals ply their illegal trade. All the benefits that it brings to people in terms of easy access to computer processing power is precisely what cyber crooks harness to do their dirty work.
''It takes established patterns of illegal activity to a whole new level, said Dr Vivienne Mee, managing director of Rits Computer Forensics. ''Steganography and counter-forensics...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine