Head in the clouds
Virtualisation technology in the cloud has become a huge resource to leverage, as it promises high availability and access to resources from anywhere. From individuals, enterprises to large conglomerates, nearly everyone is migrating towards the cloud. With this come often unseen threats because cloud environments are different from the traditional infrastructure.
Attacking and defending AWS
With millions of active customers, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is one of the most popular cloud service providers, hence also of importance to hackers. Gaining access to one such corporate AWS account can cost a company billions of dollars, and users their privacy and perhaps even their identity.