Data and securityCyber SecurityCloud adoption grows but concerns remain (Infographic)

Cloud adoption grows but concerns remain (Infographic)

New report outlines the current state of cloud adoption, the primary concerns with private and public cloud services, security implications, and the evolving impact of Shadow IT

Intel Security has published its second annual cloud security report, Building Trust in a Cloudy Sky, which outlines the current state of cloud adoption, the primary concerns with private and public cloud services, security implications, and the evolving impact of Shadow IT of the more than 2,000 IT professionals surveyed.

Key findings from the report include:

  • Trust now outnumbers distrust for public clouds by more than two-to-one
  • 49% of professionals slowed cloud adoption due to a lack of cybersecurity skills
  • 65% think Shadow IT is interfering with keeping the cloud safe and secure
  • 52% indicate a malware infection can be tracked to a cloud application
  • 62% store sensitive customer information in the public cloud

Following on from the publication of the whitepaper, here’s an infographic covering off all of the key points:

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