Articles

07/27/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Announces Upcoming Launch of CCSK v4

Updates to industry leading cloud certificate reflect evolving cloud landscape and the need for qualified security professionals. LAS VEGAS, NV – Black Hat 2017, Booth BB5 – July 26, 2017 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awar...

07/26/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Announces Major Updates to Guidance v4.0

Domains Restructured and Rewritten to Better Represent the Current State and Future of Cloud Computing Security LAS VEGAS, NV – Blackhat 2017 – July 26, 2017 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to hel...

07/25/2017

The Inaugural Philippines Summit attracts over 700 attendees

At the Inaugural Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Philippines Summit held on 11 July 2017, twenty-seven leading IT companies and start-ups demonstrated innovations across sectors of Cloud technology including Security, Datacenter, Enterprise, Mobile Apps, and E-Commerce. The CSA PH Summit was held ...

06/05/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Announces “Grand Opening” of Its New Third-Party Global Consultancy Program

Selected Inaugural Providers BH Consulting, KPMG, Optiv and Securosis Ready to Help Organizations Ensure Secure Cloud Implementation Best Practices SEATTLE, WA – June 5, 2017 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best...

05/25/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Releases New Guidance for Connected Vehicle Security

New Report from Internet of Things (IoT) Working Group Identifies Vehicle Attack Vectors and Impacts, Provides Recommendations for Securing the Connected Vehicle Environment SEATTLE, WA – May 25, 2017 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and...

05/03/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Announces Third Annual Federal Summit

Program to Feature Experts from DHS, HHS, and GSA on the State and Future of Cloud Security in Government and Industry, IoT and More Washington, DC – May 2, 2017 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) today announced the line-up of featured speakers and discussions for its third annual Cloud Securi...

05/01/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Hosts 28th ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27 Meetings

NEW ZEALAND – April 25, 2017 – 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 it has successfully hosted the 28th ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27 Plenar...

04/17/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Hosts Successful APAC Summit 2017

Singapore – April 13, 2017 – 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 it successfully hosted its 6th annual CSA APAC Summit in Singapo...

04/03/2017

CSA to Host Inaugural Summit in Boston

First Annual Boston Event to Focus on Cloud Revolution and Accelerating Business BOSTON, MA – April 3, 2017 – 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, tod...

03/15/2017

CSA Launches 2 New Research Working Groups with Huawei - Call for Participation

In our mission to build a more secure Cloud ecosystem, the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) is commencing on working on 2 new research working groups together with our executive member Huawei. Cloud Component Specifications WG Looking at the current environment, there are several internationally re...

03/13/2017

Call for Participation: SaaS Governance Working Group

The Cloud Security Alliance would like to invite you to participate in the SaaS Governance Working Group. The SaaS Governance working group aims to benefit all parties in the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) ecosystem by supporting a common understanding of SaaS related risks from the perspectives of...

02/27/2017

Searching for Blockchain Co-Chair

CSA is searching for another co-chair to help lead the Blockchain / Distributed Ledger working group who is preferably from the financial side. Being a co-chair of the work group presents great opportunities such as networking and interacting closely with volunteers representing some of the top m...

02/13/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Establishes New Third-Party Consultancy Program to Ensure Best Practices in Secure Cloud Implementation

CSA Names Optiv As First Certified Provider for New Program SAN FRANCISCO, CA – February 13, 2017 – RSA Conference 2017 – 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 envi...

02/13/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Releases New Software Defined Perimeter for Infrastructure-as-a-Service Research

New Report Outlines How SDP Can Be Applied to Infrastructure-as-a-Service Environments, Including Requirements, Benefits and Key Use Cases SAN FRANCISCO, CA – February 13, 2017 – RSA Conference 2017 - The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and r...

02/13/2017

Cloud Security Alliance Announces General Availability of STARWatch Cloud Security Management Application

Compliance Management SaaS Application Formally Launches Boasting More than 250 Active Users SAN FRANCISCO – February 13, 2017 – RSA Conference 2017 - The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure ...

01/25/2017

Reviewers Needed: Security Guidance for Critical Areas of Mobile Computing

Dear Colleagues, The Mobile Working Group is updating the document entitled "Security Guidance for Critical Areas of Mobile Computing" last published in 2012. To streamline the updating process, we are opening a peer review of the 2012 document. We are looking for SMEs to provide feedback on the...

01/25/2017

CSA’s Mobile Working Group Seeking New Co-Chair

The Cloud Security Alliance’s Mobile Working Group is seeking new co-chairs to develop and maintain a research portfolio providing capabilities to lead the crystallization of best practices for mobile security, help industry and government on adoption of best practices, establish liaisons with ot...

01/13/2017

Open Peer Review: Cloud Security Services Management Working Group Charter

The Cloud Security Alliance would like to invite you to review and comment on the proposed Cloud Security Services Management Working Group Charter. It is well acknowledged that collaboration and coordination among all stakeholders are critical to secure the cloud platform, therefore there is a ...

01/13/2017

Open Peer Review: Cloud Component Specifications Working Group Charter

The Cloud Security Alliance would like to invite you to review and comment on a proposed Cloud Component Specifications Working Group Charter. The working group aims to look at security of Cloud computing at a component level - e.g. hypervisor, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) platforms, clou...

01/13/2017

Securing the Converged Cloud Takes Center Stage at the Cloud Security Alliance’s Annual CSA Summit at RSA Conference 2017

General Keith Alexander of IronNet Cybersecurity and Robert Herjavec of Herjavec Group to Keynote at this Year’s Event. Registration Now Open. San Francisco, CA – January 13, 2017 – RSA Conference 2017 -- The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining a...