The number of companies relying on cloud services has spiked over the past decade. Because the cloud is a shared-resource environment, any threats that infiltrate one system can have a widespread impact. And the more data that users have spread out in the cloud environment, the greater the attack surface is.
Each and every cloud user could become an entry point for intrusion, so it’s vital for all users to share the responsibility of ensuring their systems are protected. Enterprise security leaders can reduce risk further by maintaining an ongoing inventory of all assets and keeping their systems up-to-date.
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