Impact of Big Data on Security

Impact of Big Data on Security

Ramgopal Kashyap (Sagar Institute of Science and Technology, India) and Albert D. Piersson (University of Cape Coast, Ghana)
Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 17
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-4100-4.ch015

Abstract

The motivation behind this chapter is to highlight the qualities, security issue, advantages, and disadvantages of big data. In the recent researches, the issue and challenges are due to the exponential growth of social media data and other images and videos. Big data security threats are rising, which is affecting the data heterogeneity adaptability and privacy preservation analytics. Big data analytics helps cyber security, but no new application can be envisioned without delivering new types of information, working on data-driven calculations and expending determined measure of information. This chapter demonstrates how innate attributes of big data are protected.
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Qualities Of Big Data

The gigantic in enormous information is a result of the absolute amount of huge information that it truly suppose. It insinuates the gigantic measures of data that is made each second moment. It starts as of broad datasets or various little data bit assembled after some time. Reliably more than 200 messages and 2 million photos are exchanged and 1.8 million inclinations are created on social media and more than 2 million recordings are seen (Hoskins, 2014). “Big data” rises up out of this amazing acceleration in the quantity of IP-prepared endpoints. It is truly quite recently the term for all the accessible information in a given range that a business gathers with the objective of finding concealed examples or patterns inside it. These, once uncovered by investigation devices, can be utilized to yield an enhanced result not far off higher consumer loyalty, speedier administration conveyance, more income, et cetera. The other side of that coin is that the design used to store big data additionally speaks to a gleaming new focus of enormous information security issues for criminal action and malware. Should something happen to such a key business asset, the outcomes could be annihilating for the association that accumulated it (Miciuła & Miciuła, 2015). Lamentably, a number of the apparatuses related with enormous information and savvy examination are open source. In many cases they are not outlined considering security as an essential capacity, prompting yet more enormous information security issues. Individuals, process, information and things are the solid pillars of huge information as appeared in Figure 1.

Figure 1.

Strong pillars of Big Data

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Big Data Security Issues

Along these lines, because of that, here's a waitlist of a portion of the undeniable enormous information security issues that ought to be considered.

Key Terms in this Chapter

Data Security: Data insurance, in like manner called information security, is the piece of information advancement (IT) that game plans with the limit an affiliation or individual needs to make sense of what data in a PC system can be bestowed to outsiders.

Cryptography: It is the training and investigation of concealing data. It is once in a while called code; yet, this is not by any means a right name. It is the science used to endeavor to protect data mystery and present day cryptography is a blend of arithmetic, software engineering, and electrical designing. Cryptography is utilized as a part of ATM (bank) cards, PC passwords, and shopping on the web.

Big Data Security Issues: Security and insurance issues are enhanced by speed, volume, and collection of enormous data, for instance, immense-scale cloud establishments, not too bad assortment of data sources and setups, spilling nature of data getting, and high volume between cloud developments.

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