Every day, individuals and businesses are churning out more data than they can economically be able to store themselves. Even if they can store them, there is the issue of easy data access and handling. For such reasons, cloud storage is increasingly becoming popular.
You see individuals, businesses, and schools among other organizations turning to cloud storage solutions such as Google Drive, Dropbox, Box, Microsoft OneDrive, and Amazon Drive among others. There is no doubt that with the amount of data being stored in the clouds, how easy it becomes to access them across devices from various locations, the levels of data management, and more recently the ability of real-time co-working. Cloud storage is the cheaper and efficient data storage solution. There is no doubt about that.
However, just how secure is your data? Is it just you who can access your data? How about the cloud storage service provider, how secure are they from hacking? What is their level of ethics; can they be snooping into your data without your knowledge? Is there a possibility they will hand over your data to government agencies, without due …read more
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