DaaS Boost Security, But Beware – Dark Reading

…not sure if panel covered tradtl on-prem VDI security hole  from outsourcers managing the stack.  What’s to prevent access to CEO/CFO/HR/Payroll desktops?

That should be an important decision criteria when considering on-prem VDI vs a true cloud-based DaaS solution, audit trail and all.

“At RSA session, panelists argue that companies can better protect sensitive data and systems by using virtual desktop infrastructure, but warn that everything relies on the quality of the hypervisor.”

Desktops-As-A-Service Boost Security, But Beware – Dark Reading.

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