Transitioning to the Cloud
Consensus driven guidance…
Combating governance complexity…
Simplify and clarify governance in an industry thick with complexity. Assess the overall security risk of a cloud provider with a single framework that consolidates industry-accepted security standards, regulations, and controls frameworks.
Leveraging Industry Expertise
Enterprises can seek private, vendor-neutral advice from subject matter experts on everything from best practices for developing a cloud strategy to tactical issues such as selecting, evaluating, on-boarding and monitoring cloud service providers.
Increasing Trust & Transparency….
Improve your management, selection and procurement of cloud service providers with increased visibility into the controls being used to keep your data safe.
Formulating a Cloud Strategy
Tackling the hard questions…
When you join CSA we tackle current and future problems,
looking ahead to what could be and
focusing on unresolved solutions to what the industry currently faces. Heading off potential security
issues, while investing in the development of tools and resources for current issues.
Supporting Business Initiatives
Keeping a pulse on future technologies & standards
CSA is the single source for enterprises to understand how changes in standards and regulations affect your organization. Keep up with cloud security initiatives and understand how your organization can save money when complying with multiple standards. Participate in CSA’s Open Certification (OCF) working group or join our member-exclusive ISC Council.
Securing current and future partners…
Part of security is giving back; while your organization may be secure, that doesn’t mean the companies you partner with are. The CSA community realizes the value in ensuring that everyone is secure- from suppliers, to third-party services, to business partners. For mature organizations, joining CSA lets you be recognized as a leader by proposing and leading research initiatives.
Building your infrastructure for the future
As you build out your organization’s infrastructure, understand the potential risks of emerging technologies like quantum computing, IoT and Blockchain by contributing to CSA Research. Help the industry understand what all these research initiatives mean from a risk to organizational viewpoint. Our research offers a glimpse into the future of cloud technologies that allows mature cloud organizations to strategize and prepare for potential risks.
Join the Alliance
Cloud Security Alliance Releases Cloud Octagon Model to Facilitate Cloud Computing Risk Assessment
June 24, 2019
Cloud Security Alliance Study Identifies New and Unique Security Challenges in Native Cloud, Hybrid and Multi-cloud Environments
May 21, 2019
Resources & Education
CSA Knowledge Center
Our e-learning platform is a place to gain training on vendor-neutral & industry-backed research that won’t obliterate your training budget and complements other security certifications on the market.
STAR verifies cloud providers that are prepared for the cloud. Ensuring trust & transparency in both security and privacy. View organizations who are cloud verified.
To this day industry experts, thought leaders and CSA analysts from around the world have collaborated to create over 200 research reports and artifacts freely available to the security community.
For Solution Providers
Showcase your expertise and good practices to a global marketplace. Membership allows provides channel to hear about cloud challenges experienced by enterprise users. As competition continues to increase, take an active role in shaping the future of IT by setting the tone for future CSA education and research.
Privacy in the Cloud
GDPR Center of Excellence
This is CSA’s information hub for GDPR compliance in the cloud and emerging technologies. The center of excellence bundles knowledge from cloud experts and acts as a single point of entry for everything GDPR. Access tools, services and best practices to comply with GDPR.