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Welcome to the Cloud Security Alliance

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) is the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment.

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FinCloud Security Summit
FinCloud Security Summit
With the accelerated growth of cloud computing as a way for banks, fintech, insurance and other organizations to scale their operations efficiently, adopting security best practices that can minimize risk and demonstrate compliance is critical. Join us and hear from industry leaders at large global banks, fintech, cloud service providers, security auditors and more that are applying solutions today that protect the critical infrastructure of tomorrow in the financial sector.
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Top Threats Micro-Training
Top Threats Micro-Training
This short, self-paced course provides an introduction to top threats in cloud computing. It covers foundational topics such as the cloud threats, identifies the top 11 cloud computing issues, describes techniques to model cloud threats, and provides a risk treatment approach to reduce adoption risks. In addition, you will quickly earn CPE credits and upskill in critical areas of cloud security.
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Circle has a new look!
Circle has a new look!
Circle got a makeover! A community forum in which individuals with varying levels of experience can collaborate and introduce ideas, Circle connects people interested in anything cloud security. Checkout our new look and connect with your peers a little easier
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Core Cloud

Regardless if you already have a well established cloud security program or are starting your cloud migration for the first time, CSA can help you enhance your security strategy. Tap into our substantial database of research and strategies needed for organizations to achieve comprehensive cloud security. Learn about cybersecurity threats from the latest Top Threats to Cloud Computing: Pandemic Eleven, close the skills gap by obtaining your CCSK certificate, and support the work CSA does by joining our community or becoming a corporate member.

Cloud Assurance

Improve the security and compliance posture of your organization and leverage the controls inside of cloud assurance to build stronger value in your business systems. CSA provides tools and guidance that help entire industries and countries build their own cloud assurance ecosystem. Publish your organization on the STAR Registry, become CCAK certified, or demonstrate your commitment to holistic security by qualifying for Trusted Cloud Provider status.

Future Cloud

Thank you for attending this year's SECtember conference, September 26-30, 2022 in Bellevue, WA. Presentations will be available to download here. It was exciting to gather with so many members of our community and discuss cyber risk in the modern enterprise. Save the date for SECtember 2023, taking place September 18-22, 2023 in Bellevue, WA. SECtember is the essential industry conference to assist organizations in elevating their cybersecurity capabilities and will feature leaders from Government, Cloud, Cybersecurity and Global 2000 enterprises. The event will provide critical insights into board oversight of cybersecurity, CISO strategies, emerging threats and best practices, all against the backdrop of cloud and related leading edge technologies.

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CSA harnesses the subject matter expertise of industry practitioners, associations, governments, and its corporate and individual members to offer cloud security-specific research, education, certification, events and products.

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Press Releases

Cloud Security Alliance and the Israel National Cyber Directorate Sign Memorandum of Understanding

October 27, 2022

 

Cloud Security Alliance Announces Trusted Cloud Consultant Program

October 27, 2022

 

New Study from Cloud Security Alliance and BigID Finds That Organizations Are Struggling to Track, Secure Sensitive Data in the Cloud

October 20, 2022

 

Cloud Security Alliance Partners with SecurityScorecard

October 20, 2022

 

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Industry Insights

Data States Security Experts Unhappy With Traditional Tokenization

Data States Security Experts Unhappy With Traditional Tokenization

December 08, 2022

 
Preventing Unauthorized Usage of Non-Person Entities (NPEs)

Preventing Unauthorized Usage of Non-Person Entities (NPEs)

December 08, 2022

 
What Is eBPF and What Are Its Use Cases?

What Is eBPF and What Are Its Use Cases?

December 08, 2022

 
Security Program Management (SPM) and Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC): What’s the Difference?

Security Program Management (SPM) and Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC): What’s the Difference?

December 07, 2022

 

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Upcoming CSA Events

Cloud Security Demo Forum
Cloud Security Demo Forum

October 17, 2022 - March 31, 2023 | Online

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Zero Trust Demo Forum
Zero Trust Demo Forum

October 17, 2022 - March 31, 2023 | Online

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FinCloud Fridays Webinars
FinCloud Fridays Webinars

October 28, 2022 - January 21, 2023 | Online

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Continuously Monitoring First and Third Parties against the CCM Framework
Continuously Monitoring First and Third Parties against the ...

December 13 | online

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