Chair of Mobile Business & Multilateral Security


Basic Information
Type of Lecture: Lecture
Course: Bachelor
Hours/Week: 2
Credit Points: 6/8
Language: German
Term: Winter 2023/2024
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Module Description

Cloud storage services are extremely popular, both among companies and private users. However, the fact that with such services data is stored, transmitted and processed outside of the premises of the user, often raises concerns about data security, in terms of privacy, confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

There is an increasing tendency among the users (private or company) to find out more about their data are treated and preserve their privacy.

To help them to determine this, and cover these concerns, privacy metrics should be identified. Identifying these metrics and concerns could lead to a methodology to evaluate the data privacy regarding the user perspective on cloud services.

Corresponding evaluating and ranking algorithms could turn the public view on service providers and change the business plan.

The objective of this seminar is to perform an extensive analysis of the state of the art in which privacy concerns and threats, and the implementation of counter-measures will be identified and analysed.


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