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Privacy and Security Problems in Fog Computing

by Khalid A. Fakeeh
Communications on Applied Electronics
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 4 - Number 6
Year of Publication: 2016
Authors: Khalid A. Fakeeh

Khalid A. Fakeeh . Privacy and Security Problems in Fog Computing. Communications on Applied Electronics. 4, 6 ( March 2016), 1-7. DOI=10.5120/cae2016652088

@article{ 10.5120/cae2016652088,
author = { Khalid A. Fakeeh },
title = { Privacy and Security Problems in Fog Computing },
journal = { Communications on Applied Electronics },
issue_date = { March 2016 },
volume = { 4 },
number = { 6 },
month = { March },
year = { 2016 },
issn = { 2394-4714 },
pages = { 1-7 },
numpages = {9},
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doi = { 10.5120/cae2016652088 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
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%I Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA

Fog Computing is a term made by Cisco that insinuates extending cloud computing to the edge of a network. Generally called Edge Computing or preliminaries, fog computing supports the operation of Fog/cloud, storage and networking services between end devices and conveyed processing data centers. Fog computing is a gifted computing perspective that extends cloud computing to the edge of frameworks/networks. Like cloud computing however with specific characteristics, fog computing faces new-fangled security and assurance defies other than those procured from cloud computing. We have reviewed these defies/concerns and prospective plans briefly in this paper.

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