Why you should not worry about cross-tenant cloud attacks
JANUARY 16, 2018
We’ve all heard the concerns: While public clouds do a good job protecting our cloud-based systems from outside attackers, what about attacks that may come from other public cloud users? These are known as cross-tenant attacks (sometimes called side-channel attacks ), where other tenants on the same public cloud somehow access your data. Should you pay more attention to this fear? No, you should not pay more attention to cross-tenant attack fears. Here’s why. What is cloud computing?