Cloud computing has been touted as the future of computing for years now, but uneasy feelings remain over trust for security and privacy. The most ideal situation concerning the cloud would be a way for users to operate their cloud applications without their cloud provider being able to view their data or processes. This is the situation which Microsoft Research has developed and is testing. Calling it Haven, the technology works with experimental Intel hardware which enables applications to run securely without being unencrypted.
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Via: Microsoft Research