AWS Security & Compliance – Working Collaboratively to Protect Crucial and Confidential Business Data
When it comes to security in the cloud, AWS has developed a “shared security responsibility model” that defines the role of AWS and the customer in keeping data over the cloud well-protected and safe from potential threats. Though it is Amazon’s top priority to ensure data security of the customers, as the AWS users retain control over their business data, they too, are bestowed with certain responsibilities by the AWS to keep content safe.
Therefore, to ensure maximum data safety and security, it is important that AWS customers must meet and follow the compliance requirements. And for this, it is vital that AWS customers develop a strong understanding of the role that they have to play in the context of the cloud security under ‘the shared responsibility model.
Let’s take a deeper dive to understand the role of AWS and its customers in ensuring data security in the cloud: