Every cloud needs a resilient trust lining
The potential of cloud is clear - with benefits like cost optimisation, better IT governance, faster turnaround time, operational efficiency, improved accessibility and service innovation. Many executives agree that cloud adoption will be an integral part of their digital transformation plans. However, these benefits also come with potential threats. According to the Digital Trust Insights Survey 2021: Singapore findings, cloud is also one of the leading threat vectors for organisations, topping the list of threats that will have significantly negative impact. But this threat landscape can be navigated with the right considerations. Are you ready to reevaluate your organisation’s cloud readiness, architecture and security to move forward with confidence and embrace the potential of cloud?
As cloud technology adoption increases exponentially, so does the need for organisations to manage the risks of the cloud environments.
Deb Pal (Director, Cloud Trust) deep-dives into the considerations for adding a safe and secure trust lining for public cloud.
A cloud strategy aligned with business goals can help companies effectively manage the business and technological aspects in the cloud. We can help you develop a holistic cloud strategy to help your companies navigate risks with confidence and security through the different phases of your cloud journey.
Our experience in business, technology, risk and controls provides powerful insights into how building trust in cloud computing can transform your business and address common pitfalls.
PwC’s control objective based cloud trust framework is capable of addressing comprehensive hybrid and multi cloud risk, control, security and governance needs. The cloud trust framework leverages the industry's leading regulations and guidelines e.g. CSA CCM, NIST, ISO27K, MAS TRM, ABS 2.0, Government standards, etc. which enable us to provide oversight across the below four risk domains:
Integrate security, privacy, and risk management into the overall cloud transformation business case and roadmap.
Devise robust cloud security operations and preventive controls.
Enable secure integration of IT infrastructure with the broader business.
Provide controls that build the customer's confidence in security of sensitive data.
With the dynamic nature of a multi-cloud ecosystem, it is imperative that organisations conduct periodic reviews of operating procedures, processes and technical controls. This enables: