A Defensive Measure of Cloud Server Security with Brief Solution

International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT)          
© 2015 by IJCTT Journal
Volume-29 Number-1
Year of Publication : 2015
Authors : Sultan Anwar, Abdullah Al Mamun, Hassan Ali
DOI :  10.14445/22312803/IJCTT-V29P101


Sultan Anwar, Abdullah Al Mamun, Hassan Ali "A Defensive Measure of Cloud Server Security with Brief Solution". International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT) V29(1):1-8, November 2015. ISSN:2231-2803. www.ijcttjournal.org. Published by Seventh Sense Research Group.

Abstract -
the cloud computing is one of the rapid growing technology in IT industry during the past couple of years. Customers can access their data from anywhere in the world by using internet. Many of the large companies are offering cloud services nowadays. Security and protection of user data and processes is one of the major concerns in the cloud computing environment. This paper provides a brief introduction of cloud computing, various aspects of cloud model as well as service layers, security threats and challenges. Also provides a comprehensive classification of different threats with respect to various levels of cloud servers. This paper also aims to explore the underlying server level attacks and its defensive measures to cope with them. The security of the cloud computing environment requires further development and improvement by both industrial and academic researchers.

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Cloud Service Provider (CSP), Intrusion Detection System (IDS), Domain Name Server (DNS), Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS), Border Gateway Protocol (BGP).