Cloud Security Alliance Releases (SecaaS) Implementation Guidance
London, UK, #CSASummit at RSA – October 8, 2012 –The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) today announced that its Security as a Service (SecaaS) Working Group has completed its peer review process and has published implementation guidance documents expanding upon their “Defined Categories of Service” document that was first made available in August of 2011. The Working Group’s Implementation Guidance now includes peer-reviewed documentation for each of the ten service categories that were defined in the previous version.
The first category, Identity and Access Management (IAM) was released in September of 2012. The following guidance documents: Data Loss Prevention, Web Security, Intrusion Management, E-mail Security, Encryption, Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery, Network Security and Security Assessments were presented at the CSA Summit at RSA Europe in London today and can be downloaded for free at: https://cloudsecurityalliance.org/research/secaas/#_downloads
The Cloud Security Alliance would like to thank the members of the SecaaS Working Group who have contributed their expertise and countless hours to produce each implementation guidance category document.
About the Cloud Security Alliance
The Cloud Security Alliance is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within Cloud Computing, and to provide education on the uses of Cloud Computing to help secure all other forms of computing. The Cloud Security Alliance is led by a broad coalition of industry practitioners, corporations, associations and other key stakeholders. For further information, visit us at www.cloudsecurityalliance.org, and follow us on Twitter @cloudsa.