Cloud Security Fundamentals

While Cloud Computing has disrupted the IT industry, Cloud Security remains a key concern. Organizations can now leverage computing power that was earlier not available. However, adopting the Cloud without adequate security planning is a recipe for disaster.

Course Description

Cloud LockCloud Computing has disrupted the IT industry. Organizations can now leverage computing power that was earlier not available. However, security concerns still remain the key inhibitor of Cloud adoption. The objective of the workshop is to help participants understand Cloud security issues and how to address them.


1 day



Date of next scheduled course

Public course: TBD

In-house: We can deliver this course in-house with a minimum of 10 participants. Please write to us at: info (AT) confidis (DOT) co


This course is meant for security professionals. However those who would like to get an introduction to Cloud security would also benefit.


We recommend that delegates have a basic understanding of security concepts like network security, encryption, identity and access management, privacy and availability.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Architectures
  • Security Considerations for IaaS, PaaS and SaaS
  • Cloud Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Data Security in the Cloud
  • Application Security in the Cloud
  • Selecting Secure Cloud Services

About the Instructor

Keith PrabhuKeith Prabhu is one of leading Cloud security professionals in India. He assisted Cloud Security Alliance and ISC2 to develop CCSK and CCSP certifications. He has over 20 years of experience in IT security. He has worked with organizations like KPMG, Deloitte, HSBC Software, Arthur Andersen and HCL Infosystems. He is a CCSK, CISA, CISSP and MBCI. He is the Founder and Director or Cloud Security Alliance, Mumbai Chapter.


Will be provided on request

Whats Included

  • Printed course material
  • Certificate of completion of course
  • Lunch and refreshments

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Will this course help with CCSK preparation?
A. This course includes concepts that are tested for in the CCSK certification exam.

Q. Does the course include hands-on activities?
A. Due to the intensive nature of the course, no hands-on activities are included. However, the instructor will give demonstrations.

Q. How useful will this course be for my career?
A. All leading research agencies concur that the Cloud is the future of computing. Demand for Cloud security professionals is increasing and and there is a major skills shortage.

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