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AWS security best practices


Despite public cloud being as popular as ever, questions like, ‘is it more secure than my data center?’ still remain

In October, Amazon Web Services released a white paper outlining best practices for using its cloud. Sections include how to control costs, enable fault tolerant infrastructure and get the best performance. Perhaps most importantly, it has advice on how to secure an AWS cloud environment.

Here are five tips from Amazon’s own best security practices.

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