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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.

Latest News from CSA

The Six Pillars of DevSecOps - Collaboration and Integration
The Six Pillars of DevSecOps - Collaboration and Integration
“Security can only be achieved through collaboration, not confrontation” is one of the defining principles of DevSecOps. This collaboration ensures that the threat landscape is well understood and that the organizational practices for IT activities, including the software development lifecycle, follow proper security hygiene. This document highlights this fundamental DevSecOps principle and provides practical insights that help organizations build a unified environment where security is not an isolated function, but an essential part of software development. 
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CSA FinCloud Security Summit 2024
CSA FinCloud Security Summit 2024
Connect with key cybersecurity stakeholders in financial services at CSA’s Virtual FinCloud Security Summit on February 27th, and unlock solutions for the industry’s fundamental challenges. This is the must-attend event to discover best practices for financial institutions to build secure cloud services, understand emerging financial technology trends, and learn next-generation cloud security solutions.
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Startup Pitchapalooza at the CSA AI Summit at RSAC
Startup Pitchapalooza at the CSA AI Summit at RSAC
CSA startup members are to pitch their innovative solutions to a panel of CSA enterprise member judges and other cloud security experts. The panel will select a handful of startups to step up to the main stage and deliver their pitch in person to CSA AI Summit attendees. Now in its 15th year at RSA, the CSA Summit draws over 1,200 key decision-makers in the cloud and cybersecurity industries throughout the day.
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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.

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.

Future Cloud

Save the Date

Join leading experts at the forefront of cloud security, providing deep insights into how organizations, industries and nations are protecting their most vital assets and systems in the cloud. Our interactive sessions will cover the hottest technology trends and vetted best practices that keep some of our most iconic brands secure.

September 9 - 13, 2024
Meydenbauer Center, Bellevue, WA

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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

Latest DevSecOps Guidance from Cloud Security Alliance and SAFECode Emphasizes Value of Collaboration, Integration in DevSecOps Landscape

February 21, 2024

 

Cloud Security Alliance Survey Finds 77% of Respondents Feel Unprepared to Deal with Security Threats

February 14, 2024

 

Artificial Intelligence Leaders Partner with Cloud Security Alliance to Launch the AI Safety Initiative

December 12, 2023

 

Cloud Security Alliance Launches the Industry’s First Authoritative Zero Trust Training and Credential, the Certificate of Competence in Zero Trust (CCZT)

November 15, 2023

 

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Industry Insights

From Security Evolution to Generative AI: A Q&A with an Industry Leader

From Security Evolution to Generative AI: A Q&A with an Industry Leader

February 21, 2024

 
What's Required After My First SOC 2 Report?

What's Required After My First SOC 2 Report?

February 21, 2024

 
AI & Software Security: How to Implement AI Responsibly and Successfully

AI & Software Security: How to Implement AI Responsibly and Successfully

February 21, 2024

 
Trust Model: The First Step to Ensure Your IT Network

Trust Model: The First Step to Ensure Your IT Network

February 20, 2024

 

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Upcoming CSA Events

Fireside Chat with the CEOs of Qualys and CSA
Fireside Chat with the CEOs of Qualys and CSA

February 28 | Online

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Cloud Threats & Vulnerabilities Summit 2024
Cloud Threats & Vulnerabilities Summit 2024

March 26 - March 27 | Online

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Zero Trust Virtual Symposium
Zero Trust Virtual Symposium

April 2 - April 3 | Online

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CSA & SIGS Special Event
CSA & SIGS Special Event

April 10 - April 11 | Zürich, Switzerland

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