Penetration Testing & Cloud Computing: How and when to test your Cloud Service Provider
There are two types of penetration testing for cloud service. The testing that the services provider does to its own platform and the testing you can do to their platform, specifically for your systems. Importantly, not all cloud service providers allow penetration testing.
It’s incredibly difficult to meaningfully test large multi-tenant platforms on an individual, per-customer basis because of the shared resources they rely on.