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Cloud Security Alliance Releases Minor Update to CCM v3.0.1
Published: 11/12/2018

By the CSA Research TeamThe Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM) Working Group has released a minor update for the CCM v3.0.1. This update incorporates mappings to IEC 62443-3-3 and BSI Compliance Controls Catalogue (C5).The CCM is specifically designed to provide fundamental...

Methodology for the Mapping of the Cloud Controls Matrix
Published: 07/09/2018

By Victor Chin, Research Analyst, Cloud Security AllianceThe Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM) provides fundamental security principles to guide cloud vendors and cloud customers seeking to assess the overall security risk of a cloud service. To reduce compliance fatigue i...

CCM v3 Introduces Reverse Mappings, Gap Analysis
Published: 06/26/2018

By Sean Cordero, VP of Cloud Strategy, NetskopeSince its introduction in 2010, the Cloud Security Alliance’s Cloud Control Matrix (CCM) has led the industry in the measurement of cloud service providers (CSP). The CCM framework continues to deliver for CSPs and cloud consumers alike a uniform set...

Why the Cloud Cannot be treated as a One-size-fits-all when it comes to Security
Published: 06/24/2013

Despite the fact that cloud providers have long since differentiated themselves on very distinct offerings based on cloud platform type, I often see the cloud written about as though it is a single, uniformservice. And, the problem with that is while there are commonalities, it is downright misle...

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