Press Releases

Press Releases

​CSA Announces Availability of Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge Foundation Exam Bundle

Published: 10/03/2019

CSA announces the availability of the Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK) Foundation Exam bundle. Those looking to demonstrate their competency in key cloud security areas such as governance and compliance can take the CCSK Foundation self-paced online course and receive an exam token for just $795 (a $890 value).

 

Cloud Security Alliance EMEA Congress 2019 to Host Career-Advancing Cloud Security and Privacy Training Opportunities

Published: 09/12/2019

Attendees can take advantage of top-ranked courses on CCSK Foundation, GDPR Lead Auditor, and Cloud Governance and Compliance Training Berlin, Germany – Sept. 12, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best pr...

 

CSA’s Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge Exam Is Now Covered Under the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs GI Bill®

Published: 09/10/2019

Eligible U.S. Veterans can now take advantage of opportunity to deepen their cloud security knowledge as part of GI Bill’s educational benefits SEATTLE – September 10, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness...

 

Cloud Security Alliance to Address Convergence of Privacy and Security 
at 2019 EMEA Congress

Published: 09/04/2019

Andreas Könen, Udo Helmbrecht, and Pearse O'Donohue join thought leaders from BSI, European Privacy Association, Adobe, and Google Cloud as speakers Berlin, Germany – Sept. 4, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certificatio...

 

CSA Releases “The Six Pillars of DevSecOps” Report

Published: 08/09/2019

Paper identifies areas critical to successful DevSecOps integration within an organization LAS VEGAS - AUGUST, 7, 2019 - BLACKHAT––The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud ...

 

CSA Releases New Research - Top Threats to Cloud Computing: 
Egregious Eleven

Published: 08/09/2019

Research shows traditional security issues falling by the wayside while those stemming from senior management decisions of increasing concern LAS VEGAS – AUGUST 6, 2019 – BLACKHAT2019 - The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifi...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Releases Best Practices for Implementing a Secure Application Container Architecture

Published: 07/26/2019

Second report in series provides mitigation options for 18 possible risks surrounding integration of application containers into trustworthy, secure systemsSEATTLE – July 26, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Releases New Research Identifying Challenges in Securing Application Containers and Microservices

Published: 07/16/2019

Report identifies challenges in securing application containers and microservices through the lens of the developer, operator and architect SEATTLE – July 16, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best pra...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Releases Cloud Penetration Testing Playbook

Published: 07/12/2019

Reports provides foundation for public cloud penetration testing methodology SEATTLE – July 12, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, tod...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Congress EMEA 2019 Call for Papers 
Deadline Extended

Published: 07/02/2019

Papers examining new frontiers accelerating change in information security are sought Berlin, Germany – June 26, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Releases Cloud Octagon Model to Facilitate Cloud Computing Risk Assessment

Published: 06/24/2019

Innovative model challenges enterprises to investigate risk from perspective other than that of the cloud service provider SEATTLE – June 24, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help en...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Study Identifies New and Unique Security Challenges in Native Cloud, Hybrid and Multi-cloud Environments

Published: 05/21/2019

Holistic cloud visibility and control over increasingly complex environments are essential for successful deployments in various cloud scenarios SEATTLE – May 21, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of b...

 

Registration Opens for Cloud Security Alliance Congress EMEA 2019

Published: 05/13/2019

Registration has opened for the annual CSA Congress EMEA (Berlin, Nov. 18-21, 2019). This multi-day conference will offer cloud security professionals a unique mixture of compelling presentations and topical discussions on research, technical and policy development, practice, requirements and tools related to cloud security, privacy and emerging technologies.

 

Cloud Security Alliance Releases Cloud Operating System (OS) 
Security Specification Report

Published: 05/07/2019

The first international research report to define technical requirements for cloud OS security specifications and to address their importanceSINGAPORE – May 8, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices ...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Releases Software-Defined Perimeter Architecture Guide

Published: 05/07/2019

Produced by the Software-Defined Perimeter Working Group, this Software-Defined Perimeter (SDP) Architecture Guide is designed to help enterprises and practitioners learn more about SDP and the economic and technical benefits it can provide, as well as assist users in implementing SDP in their organizations successfully.

 

Cloud Security Alliance Announces Federal Summit 2019 Speaker Line-up

Published: 04/23/2019

Former U.S. CIO Vivek Kundra to share his experience leading change across the U.S. government, the world’s largest consumer of information technology Seattle, WA – April 23, 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Debuts Internet of Things (IoT) 
Controls Framework and Accompanying Guide

Published: 03/05/2019

Framework introduces base-level security controls required to mitigate numerous risks associated with IoT systems SAN FRANCISCO – March 4, 2019 – RSA CONFERENCE 2019– The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practic...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Announces Decade of Vision Leadership Award Winners

Published: 03/04/2019

CSA announced the recipients of its Decade of Vision Leadership award, given to the three founding CEOs, who provided the initial startup funding, plus consistent support, mentoring, and evangelism of the CSA mission on a global basis over the last 10 years. The awards were presented at the CSA Summit at RSA Conference.

 

Cloud Security Alliance and Internet Security Conference Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Published: 03/04/2019

As part of the agreement—and at the invitation of the Internet Security Conference (ISC), one of the most insightful high-profile events on network security in Asia-Pacific and worldwide—the CSA will host a CSA Summit co-located with the ISC event in Beijing on Aug. 21-22, 2019. Founded in 2013, the ISC has been successfully held for six years, during which time it has been well recognized, supported and participated by governments, think tanks, business executives, academia, industry influences and technical elites.

 

Cloud Security Alliance Launches STAR Continuous, a Compliance Assessment Program for Cloud Service Providers

Published: 03/04/2019

Chance to align security validation capabilities with cloud security compliance gives enterprises a competitive edge SAN FRANCISCO – March 4, 2019 – RSA CONFERENCE 2019 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best pra...