Episode 90: Migrating to the Cloud with Control Continuity

In episode 90 of Cybersecurity Where You Are, co-hosts Sean Atkinson and Tony Sager are joined by the following guests:

  • Charity Otwell, Director of the CIS Critical Security Controls® (CIS Controls®) at the Center for Internet Security® (CIS®)
  • Mia LaVada, Product Manager of CIS Benchmarks and Cloud at CIS
  • Don Freeley, VP of IT Services at CIS

Together, they discuss how you can use CIS resources to ensure control continuity when migrating to the cloud.

Here are some highlights from our episode:

  • 01:35. The biggest drivers for why organizations are moving to the cloud
  • 02:42. Foundational factors to consider as part of your cloud migration
  • 07:24. Resources from CIS designed to help you in your transition to the cloud
  • 11:00. Common challenges of migrating to the cloud
  • 14:37. The importance of three CIS Controls to your cloud security program
  • 18:35. The value of partnerships and community in driving cloud security improvements
  • 19:32. How you can use the CIS Foundations Benchmarks to get started in the cloud
  • 23:06. Inside the human and process side of moving to the cloud





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