Information Security. Cloud Computing – A Commercial and Legal Perspective 

Cloud computing has been an information technology (IT) buzzword for many years and now it’s firmly ensconced in the mainstream of ICT and business. This session will look at the commercial and legal perspectives.

IISP NW Regional Meetings

The videos below are recordings of the NW regional branch meetings of the Institute of Information Security Professional (IISP) recorded in Manchester. The videos and  slides  are made available with the consent of the speakers who remain the copyright owners. The next meeting, a joint one with the Chartered Institute for IT in Greater Manchester. It is on the evening […]

Jim Reavis – Cloud Security Alliance

A short interview with Jim Revis recorded in London on 24th April during InfoSec 2013. In this interview Jim talks about the evolving definition of of Cloud Computing, the CSA’s Star Registry, CSA’s Cloud Computing Security Knowledge certification and his take on how cloud Computing has been and is evolving. During the interview, Jim refers […]

Ben Kepes – Future of Cloud Computing

When I speak to anyone in a time zone with a 12 hours difference and in opposite hemispheres it implies we are about as far as two people on the planet can be. You can play or download the recording at the bottom of this page. Ben is known for amongst other things, as the […]

Cloud Computing Security Knowledge (CCSK) from the Cloud Security Alliance(CSA)

A personal take on current cloud computing security certification. If you have been working in the Information Security field and already hold the certification such as CISSP and CISM and now want to understand the security challenges associated with Cloud Computing which certification should you go for? The Cloud Computing Security Knowledge (CCSK) from the […]