Top Threats Working Group

Introduction to the Top Threats Working Group

The purpose of this group is to provide needed context to assist organizations in making educated risk management decisions regarding their cloud adoption strategies.

Top Threats Working Group Leadership

Top Threats Co-chairs

Jon-Michael Brook

Scott Field


Dave Shackleford

Top Threats Working Group Initiatives

There are no open initiatives at this time.

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Top Threats Working Group News

July 24, 2012

Take the Top Threats to Cloud Computing Survey

This survey’s purpose is to identify whether the Top Threats first identified by the CSA are still relevant today.

July 18, 2012

CSA Research Sponsorship Opportunities Available

CSA announces the availability of several new opportunities to sponsor key research initiatives. Your support helps us maintain our aggressive research schedule and accelerate responsible adoption of cloud computing.

March 01, 2010

Cloud Security Alliance and HP Identify Top Cloud Security Threats in New Research Report

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) and HP (NYSE: HPQ) today announced new research findings that detail the potential threats surrounding the use of cloud services.

Top Threats Working Group Downloads

The Notorious Nine: Cloud Computing Top Threats in 2013

The Notorious Nine: Cloud Computing Top Threats in 2013

Providing organizations with up-to-date, expert-informed understanding of cloud security threats in order to make educated risk-management decisions regarding cloud adoption strategies.

Release Date: February 24, 2013