January 25, 2012 – Internal accountability and governance are paramount for the security and privacy of information in the cloud, according to new guidelines finalized by the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

The report, geared at informing IT leaders, executives and security network administrators involved in cloud computing initiatives, delves into threats, risks and safeguards to public cloud environments. NIST noted that, while cloud adoption has grown immensely in the last few years, in terms of maturity it “remains a work in progress.”

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