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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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Microservices & Containers Fundamentals II Micro-Training
Microservices & Containers Fundamentals II Micro-Training
This self-paced course builds upon the fundamentals learned in the Microservices & Containers Fundamentals course. Explore guidelines and practices critical to secure microservices development and governance, the microservices themselves, policies, and logging mechanisms for maintaining situational awareness regarding the state of a microservice architecture.
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Cloud Threats and Vulnerabilities Summit
Cloud Threats and Vulnerabilities Summit
Learn about key systemic risks uncovered within the global cloud ecosystem and how CSA’s efforts to improve standards for cloud vulnerability and threat identification are growing. Join us in this virtual summit to gain a better understanding of the responsibilities every cloud customer has in managing vulnerabilities and modeling threats, how malicious actors are evolving, and how to stay ahead of them.
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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

New Study Examines Application Connectivity Security in the Cloud

January 18, 2023

 

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

 

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Industry Insights

How Confident Are You in Your Security Posture?

How Confident Are You in Your Security Posture?

January 30, 2023

 
Securing Cloud Workloads in 5 Easy Steps

Securing Cloud Workloads in 5 Easy Steps

January 30, 2023

 
CircleCI Cybersecurity Incident Hunting Guide

CircleCI Cybersecurity Incident Hunting Guide

January 30, 2023

 
What is a Cloud Incident Response Plan?

What is a Cloud Incident Response Plan?

January 28, 2023

 

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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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Australian Summit
Australian Summit

February 10 | University of Queensland, Sir Fred Schonell Drive, Brisbane, QLD 4000

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CSA FinCloud Security Summit
CSA FinCloud Security Summit

February 15 - February 17 | Online

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Cloud & Cyber Security Expo
Cloud & Cyber Security Expo

March 8 - March 9 | Excel, London UK

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