"Security Challenges

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Distributed applications and cloud computing have become a viable option within the LAN-to-WAN Domain. Discuss the primary challenges related to maintaining the security of both applications and data in such an environment

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Challenges in Cloud computing:

1) Loss of control over sensitive data

2) Lack of security for stored kernels entrusted to cloud providers.

3) Loss of control over physical security 

4) Incompatible storage devices provided by different cloud vendors

Challenges in Distributed applications 

1) Computational problems

2) Problem division in multiple task can be cubersome

3) Problems arising because of synchronisation and fault tolerance

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  • Describe the controls that are needed to ensure the security of distributed applications and data. Identify the auditing approach that you believe is best suited to this arrangement. Provide a rationale for your response.

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