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Data centers – which are at the heart of modern business – are no longer fortresses into which mission-critical corporate information is poured, stored and processed in guarded isolation. IT virtualization sometimes makes the location of data uncertain, while the rise of mobile access, social business and cloud computing creates a A successful organization views data center security as a process requiring constant vigilance rather than a one-off precaution or mere regulatory compliance. It learns from what others are doing at the industry-sector, application and country levels and puts itself in the hacker’s shoes to identify and guard against new vulnerabilities.

Data center security is not about “return on investment.” Rather, it concerns “protection from disaster”: When it fails, customer confidence, goodwill, share prices and revenues tumble, the staff responsible are probably fired, and, in extreme situations, companies go bust. Our aim in this paper is to raise awareness, stimulate debate and engage with users and the industry on a vitally important subject. myriad of new interactions to be secured.

Table Of Contents

Preparing the Data Center Against the 21st Century Attack
Key findings
Introduction
Data center protection is part of the security continuum
The same ‘bad boys,' deeper threats
The European Commission addresses the inherent insecurity of cloud
computing
Try not to be wise after the event
The most important lessons to learn have to do with the organization,
technology and processes
What's unique about your company's approach?
Conclusions - how to build better data center security
About Martin Hingley and ITCandor

List of Figures
Figure 1: How to secure the data center
Figure 2: Data center insecurity grows as technology develops
Figure 3: The PCI data-security standard
Figure 4: The data center under attack - the different forms of hacking
Figure 5: Cloud computing security choice
Figure 6: Potential sources of data center insecurity

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