As the head of security at a cloud-forward organization, you are an info security and risk expert with strong business acumen. On your shoulders falls the difficult task of detecting security issues as early as possible to reduce your organization’s risk posture. You must collaborate with devops, IT and compliance teams to ensure security remains strong while business priorities are met.
You recognize the importance of building a risk-based security strategy in the cloud, but need buy-in and approval from key stakeholders to receive budget funding. The challenge, then, is ensuring your cloud security strategy is cogent and appeals to the right people.