Cloud security

Cloud security

Learn about what cloud security means including threats and cryptography.

Microsoft Learn
Updated Jul 15, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Understand the importance of risk assessment in implementing cloud security
  • Understand how cloud customers and cloud service providers share responsibility for security
  • List some of the prominent threats to cloud security
  • Understand the role that cryptography plays in securing data
  • Understand the difference between symmetric encryption and asymmetric encryption
  • Understand how public key cryptography facilitates the secure exchange of data
  • Explain the concept of multilayered data security and why it is necessary
  • Explain some of the services offered by data-security platforms and the integrated security services offered by cloud service providers
Course Description

Keeping your cloud secure means more than just adding permissions to resources. Learn about what cloud security means, including threats and cryptography.