Press Releases

Press Releases

Cloud Security Alliance Debuts the Knowledge Center, a Comprehensive 
E-Learning Platform

Published: 03/04/2019

Offers individuals, enterprises high-quality flexible training to complement and enhance knowledge, schedules and budgets 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 bes...

 

CSA and Whistic Unveil Streamlined Consensus Assessments Initiative Questionnaire (CAIQ)

Published: 03/01/2019

The beta version of CAIQ-Lite released today represents every security control domain from the original questionnaire in a shorter, 73 question format. Citing the increased focus on cloud vendor security and the need for organizations worldwide to perform a significantly higher volume of assessments on a growing population of cloud vendors, Whistic and CSA worked together to develop a Lite version that focused more on accessibility and ease of use for both cloud vendors and the enterprises performing the vendor security risk assessments.

 

Cloud Security Alliance Celebrates 10th Anniversary at CSA Summit at RSA Conference 2019

Published: 01/24/2019

IBM, Starbucks, Turner CISOs to Give Keynote Addresses SEATTLE – RSA CONFERENCE 2019 - Jan. 24, 2019 –The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, today a...

 

New Cloud Security Alliance Study Finds Cybersecurity Incidents and Misconceptions Both Increase as Critical ERP Systems Migrate to Clouds

Published: 01/14/2019

Seattle, WA – January 11, 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, today released the findings from the first research survey on “Enterprise Re...

 

Cloud Security Alliance, National Technology Security Coalition Release “Streamlining Vendor IT Security and Risk Assessments” Whitepaper

Published: 12/20/2018

Report advocates for a new approach to how organizations manage risks, achieve assurance, and enable trust in the cloudSEATTLE – Dec. 20, 2018 –The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Announces 2018 Ron Knode Service 
Award Recipients

Published: 12/11/2018

Volunteers recognized for dedication, efforts to furthering cloud security best practicesORLANDO – Dec. 11, 2018 –The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment...

 

Cloud Security Alliance to Develop Holistic Cloud Incident Response Whitepaper

Published: 12/11/2018

Singapore – 11 December, 2018 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, will be developing a holistic Cloud Incident Response Whitepaper. The framework wi...

 

​Cloud Security Alliance and OneTrust Launch Free Vendor Risk Management Tool for CSA Members

Published: 12/04/2018

The CSA-OneTrust VRM tool is pre-populated with templates reproducing the CSA's best practices for cloud security and privacy assurance and compliance, including the Cloud Control Matrix (CCM), the Consensus Assessment Initiative Questionnaire (CAIQ) and GDPR Code of Conduct.

 

International Effort with Collaboration Between Cloud Security Alliance and Huawei Culminated in International Standard ISO/IEC 21878

Published: 11/26/2018

Singapore – November 26, 2018 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, is pleased to announce that the international standard ISO/IEC 21878 – Security Gu...

 

Cloud Security Alliance’s CCSK Wins Cyber Defense Global Award for Leader Cybersecurity Training

Published: 11/16/2018

SEATTLE, WA – Nov. 16, 2018– The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, today announced that its Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK), the first cr...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Releases Guidelines on Effectively Managing Security Service in the Cloud

Published: 10/10/2018

Newest paper offers clearly defined security responsibilities for vendors, customers across various cloud-service modelsSINGAPORE – October 11, 2018 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Establishes New European Headquarters, GDPR Center of Excellence in Berlin

Published: 09/27/2018

Berlin, Germany – Sept. 27, 2018 – 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, today announced that in response to rapid membership growth throughout the...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Announces Speakers, Sessions 
for 8th Annual CSA Congress

Published: 09/25/2018

Keynote presenters from the United Nations, Turners Broadcasting, Qualys and Arizona State to discuss global governance, the threat landscape and security innovations that address new cloud security frontiers Seattle, WA – Sept. 25, 2018 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s lead...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Releases Malaysia Financial Sector Cloud 
Adoption Report

Published: 08/20/2018

Survey offers insight into areas of cloud adoption, IT security budgets, cloud computing, cyber security skills KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – August 20, 2018 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to hel...

 

CSA Releases Top Threats to Cloud Computing: Deep Dive

Published: 08/08/2018

Paper identifies chief cloud security risks, how they fit in a greater security analysis BLACKHAT LAS VEGAS – AUGUST 8, 2018 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure clou...

 

CSA, OWASP Issue Updated Guidance for Secure Medical 
Device Deployment

Published: 08/07/2018

Report includes enhanced sections on purchasing and mechanism controls, as well as relevant FDA guidance BLACKHAT LAS VEGAS – AUGUST 7, 2018 –The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Issues Recommendations on Firmware Integrity 
in the Cloud Data Center

Published: 06/12/2018

Group calls for more standardization from hardware manufacturers to improve security SEATTLE, WA – JUNE 12, 2018 –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 env...

 

Volunteers Needed: Application Containers and Microservices Working Group

Published: 06/07/2018

The CSA Application Containers and Microservices Working Group is searching for volunteers to participate in the development of whitepapers on best practices and challenges in securing containers and microservices. If you are interested in being part of these projects, please sign up for the wo...

 

Cloud Security Alliance Issues Code of Conduct Self-Assessment and Certification Tools for GDPR Compliance

Published: 06/05/2018

New mechanisms offer vested parties structured, transparent path to meeting personal data protection requirements SEATTLE, WA and LONDON – JUNE 5, 2018 – InfoSecurity Europe Conference - The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, cert...

 

Open Survey: Enterprise Resource Planning and Cloud Adoption Survey

Published: 05/29/2018

In February, the Cloud Security Alliance released ”The State of ERP Security in the Cloud” to provide IT and management professionals with a sound overview of cloud security for ERP systems. The following survey will attempt to better understand cloud preparation and migration, features and benef...