The trend of cloud computing or cloud-managed networks has become a popular demand in several countries in the world. A research institute reported that at least 50% of large companies have migrated to the cloud to store important company data. Even though Cloud is still relatively ordinary, the demand for Cloud’s willingness is quite high.
With this phenomenon, companies cannot forget the need for data storage security in the Cloud. Then, what needs to be anticipated, and how to handle it?
Data is the New Oil
There have been many cases reported from various industries, especially banking, regarding the hacking that occurred. Of course, this has an impact on a fairly large loss. Not only banking, e-commerce companies, or better known as eCommerce have a great opportunity to be hacked by cybercriminals.
Basic Safety System Required
A series of cyberattacks that hit companies made many cloud providers flock to offer cloud managed sdn networks services with high security. Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) can ward off cyber threats even though it hides behind applications. However, NGFW is not able to ward off attacks against web-based applications which are mostly known as SQL Injection attacks. Therefore a Web Application Firewall (WAF) is needed.
Virtual System with a Dummy IP Address
Many of you use vendors to build a website. However, it should be noted that the vendor you choose must be careful to check the script code they write in building a website application. This is very important for vendors to pay attention to and do because otherwise, the code has holes for cybercriminals to hack.