Whitepaper: Cloud Security Best Practices for Hedge Funds & Investment Firms
Ensuring infrastructure and data security is critical to any investment firm, regardless of whether its technology infrastructure lives on-premise or in a cloud environment. But there have been lingering concerns throughout the industry about security in the cloud.
The reality is that there are security concerns with any type of infrastructure. Doing comprehensive due diligence around cloud architecture, management, security policies and service providers will go a long way in satisfying those concerns.
This whitepaper examines some potential infrastructure and application threats in the cloud, as well as features and policies to look for when evaluating a cloud environment and its provider, notably physical, virtualization and application security.