This introductory course covers basic concepts of virtualization and cloud security. Key terminology is introduced, including Type 1 and Type 2 hypervisors and application cells/containers. We also explain common threats to virtualized environments. The concept of cloud storage is explained and different cloud service models (Platform-as-a-Service, Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Software-as-a-Service) and deployment models (provate, public, hybrid, community) are looked at from a security perspective.
Cloud StorageDuration: 7:11
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At Infosec, we believe knowledge is the most powerful tool in the fight against cybercrime. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with a full regimen of certification and skills training. We also empower all employees with security awareness training to stay cybersecure at work and home. Driven by smart people wanting to do good, Infosec educates entire organizations on how to defend themselves from cybercrime. That’s what we do every day — equipping everyone with the latest security skills so the good guys win.
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