In December 2021, the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) announced that it planned to cease the use of milCloud 2.0 cloud services on May 20, 2022. This means that all milCloud 2.0 users will have to migrate their data to either a commercial cloud or another environment before the deadline. The impending deadline brings attention to the security implications associated with the use of commercial clouds by the Department of Defense (DoD).
Download this solution brief to learn how federal agencies can ensure that their data is properly protected through cloud-independent encryption and key management deployed in AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, and IBM Cloud environments as well as in private or hybrid cloud infrastructures. It discuses cloud security best practices including:
· Bring Your Own Encryption (BYOE) which enables the highest level of data security in the cloud
· Bring Your Own Key (BYOK) which add an additional layer of security to native cloud encryption