CSA Research

Best practices, guidance, frameworks and tools to help the industry secure the cloud. Read our research to get your questions around cloud security answered.
Research

CSA Research is created by the industry for the industry and is both vendor-neutral and consensus driven. Our research is created by subject matter experts who volunteer for our working groups. Each working group focuses on a unique topic or aspect of cloud security, from IoT, DevSecOps, Serverless and more, we have working groups for over 20 areas of cloud computing. You can view a list of all active research working groups. To find out more about how our research is created and the process we follow you can view the CSA Research Lifecycle.

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Latest Research

STAR Enabled Solution | CAIQ-Lite

STAR Enabled Solution | CAIQ-Lite

Release Date: 05/05/2021

CSA and Whistic identified the need for a lighter-weight assessment questionnaire in orde...

STAR Enabled Solution | CSA - OneTrust VRM Tool

STAR Enabled Solution | CSA - OneTrust VRM Tool

Release Date: 05/05/2021

The CSA-OneTrust Vendor Risk Management (VRM) tool automates the entire vendor m...

Cloud Incident Response Framework

Cloud Incident Response Framework

Release Date: 05/04/2021

Preventive security controls cannot completely eliminate the possibility of critical data being compromised in a cyber attack. T...