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The Real Story on Encryption in the Cloud

The Real Story on Encryption in the Cloud

Federal agencies face a growing dilemma: How to seize the speed and flexibility of cloud computing without sacrificing security in an increasingly distributed IT environment.

That dilemma carries over to decisions on how best to encrypt data in motion and at rest. As agencies turn increasingly to infrastructure, platform and software services that include built-in encryption engines, they run the risk that distributed encryption practices create their own set of vulnerabilities.

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