Cloud Computing Security: Approaches & Requirements


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Pick the phrase that best matches the definition of authentication.

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1. Pick that phrase that best matches the definition of data at rest

2. What does OAuth allow?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

To test your understanding of cloud computing security requirements, simply answer this quiz/worksheet's short multiple-choice questions. Covering several aspects of cloud computing security, the quiz helps you see how much you know about concepts like authentication, OAuth and Single Sign-On.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet asks you several questions about:

  • The best definitions of 'authentication' and 'data at rest'
  • What OAuth allows
  • The primary benefit of adopting Single Sign-On
  • A leading organization in cloud computing security

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the functions of OAuth and Single Sign-On
  • Defining key concepts - make sure you can accurately define several cloud computing terms, including 'authentication' and 'data at rest'
  • Knowledge application - apply your undemanding of cloud computing security to name an organization that's a leader in the field

Additional Learning

Cloud Computing Security: Approaches & Requirements is a related lesson that dives into the fundamentals of this type of computer security. Reviewing this lesson should help you:

  • Name several security challenges in the cloud computing environment
  • Determine who benefits from advanced cloud security features/policies
  • Describe the purpose of the Trusted Cloud Initiative (TCI)