In this assignment, you will review and analyze the report “Cloud Security Alliance – Top
Threats” and share your thoughts on the ideas or claims mentioned in the paper.
What is expected:
(a). Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) 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”. As part of their mission, CSA develops technical documents on different
aspects of cloud computing. One such document titled “Cloud Security Alliance – Top
Threats” discusses seven top threats in cloud computing field and possible remedies for
The document is attached.
(b). You need to review this document and write-up a report highlighting and explaining
the major points that you understood from the paper and any take-home messages and
whether you agree/disagree with them.
1. Please write a 2-page report that includes: (i) a summary of the key points that
you understood from the document, (ii) your personal opinion on the main points
mentioned in the document that you agree with and why, (ii) any points mentioned in
the document that you do not agree with and incorporate your analysis on why you
disagree on those point(s).
2. Please upload your report (as a single word)