The cloud has presented immense opportunities for businesses that are looking to be more agile, pushing the boundaries of technology in areas we never expected. The benefits, however, are also accompanied by risks and challenges posed to security and risk departments. But we now live in a world where organizations have little choice to but adopt cloud technology, even in the face of emerging cyber threats and challenges tied to maintaining corporate compliance.

So what can up-and-coming security leaders expect when it comes to cloud security, and more importantly, what should they be prepared to do?

InfoSec Insider caught up with Mark Arnold, senior director of security and compliance at Navisite, to discuss what he feels are the major dos and don’ts tied to cloud security. From taking inventory of your assets to baking security into your migration process, Arnold breaks down what security practitioners should be doing in order to security migrate to the cloud.

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Alex Reid