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Expert Takes Aim at Cloud Myths

ONLINE PRIVACY

March 28, 2012

In a feature for The Privacy Advisor, Prof. Lothar Determann explores "a dozen myths that tend to cloud the decision-making process regarding data privacy compliance challenges related to hosted solutions." He writes that the concept that "cloud computing is somehow bad or risky for privacy or that it raises insurmountable compliance hurdles" is false, suggesting, instead, that "data is far more secure and protected in some clouds than on traditional systems and devices and that compliance requirements are often very manageable--if approached reasonably from the vendor and customer side." (Must be an IAPP member and logged in to view.)
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