Forbes: Incorporating BYOK Into Your Company’s Data Security Strategy
April 4, 2023
Cloud computing has changed how organizations think about security. Instead of focusing resources on protecting the perimeter of an on-premises database, a cloud-first environment requires organizations to consider how to protect the data itself.
However, cloud computing brings with it additional security concerns. Encryption solutions have helped keep data secure, whether at rest or in motion. Still, many companies struggle with encryption key visibility and ownership, which typically belongs to the cloud service providers (CSP). It’s difficult to assure customers that their data is secure if someone else can access their encryption keys.