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Top 10 Considerations for Securing Private Clouds

White Paper Published By: Juniper Networks
Juniper Networks
Published:  Oct 20, 2015
Type:  White Paper
Length:  12 pages

If you know whos accessing your cloud, you can head off many problems before they turn into disasters. You should ensure easy access for your trusted users but make it hard for everyone else. The lock on the front door of your home is there for a reason: to let the good guys in, and keep the bad guys out. But you must balance security with convenience (I know, story of your life). Deploy difficult-to-guess usernames, strong password protection (more on that later), two-factor authentication, and authorized devices to strengthen that lock.



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