Week 3 Assignment – Chapters 7 & 8/NO PLAGARISM PROFESSOR USES TURNITIN

Chapter 7 Questions

  1. Define the concept of a Database. 
  2. What are the advantages of using databases?
  3. List and explain the security requirements of databases?  
  4. Define and explain  the terms Data Suppression and Data Concealing.
  5. Define the terms Data Mining and Big Data.

Chapter 8 Questions

  1. List the 5 determining characteristics of the cloud.
  2. Explain the differences between public, private, and community clouds. What are some of the factors to consider when choosing which of the three to use?
  3. How do cloud threats differ from traditional threats? Against what threats are cloud services typically more effective than local ones?