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Cloud Computing Risk Assessment Questionnaire

Published: 02 March 2011

ID: G00339066

Analyst(s): Information Risk Research Team


The promise of improved agility and lower costs is leading organizations to consider broad adoption of cloud computing. But, a majority of CISOs see significant risk in the deployment of the different cloud computing services. The Cloud Risk Assessment Questionnaire provides an objective framework that CISOs can use for evaluating whether a project is suitable for a cloud computing environment and for understanding vendor capabilities and security provisions.

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