Evaluation Theory for Characteristics of Cloud Identity Trust Framework [chapter]

Eghbal Ghazizadeh, Brian Cusack
2019 Cloud Computing - Technology and Practices  
Trust management is a prominent area of security in cloud computing because insufficient trust management hinders cloud growth. Trust management systems can help cloud users to make the best decision regarding the security, privacy, Quality of Protection (QoP), and Quality of Service (QoS). A Trust model acts as a security strength evaluator and ranking service for the cloud and cloud identity applications and services. It might be used as a benchmark to setup the cloud identity service
more » ... ity service security and to find the inadequacies and enhancements in cloud infrastructure. This chapter addresses the concerns of evaluating cloud trust management systems, data gathering, and synthesis of theory and data. The conclusion is that the relationship between cloud identity providers and Cloud identity users can greatly benefit from the evaluation and critical review of current trust models.
doi:10.5772/intechopen.76338 fatcat:v2bhn67cend7jjzqbgiykqcqw4