Hacker-Approved Security and Flash Memory for the Cloud

Two new vendors on the cutting edge boast great security and flash-based cloud computing.

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"According to MacFadyen, the

"According to MacFadyen, the real challenge with public clouds is that many use open-source hypervisor software — the software layer on a cloud that allows users to create virtualized compute instances — which is obviously open for attack by hackers who have ready access to the code."

Hoo-boy. When folks claim superior security thanks to speshul seekrit code you should be very, very suspicious. Just google on "closed source security" for any number of studies that shoot this line of reasoning full of holes.