Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge



As enterprises and consumers move greater amounts of sensitive information to the cloud, employers struggle to find information security leaders who have the necessary breadth and depth of knowledge to establish cloud security programs protecting sensitive information.

The CCSK lets the marketplace know you are ready for the challenge with the first credential dedicated to cloud security, offered by the world’s thought leader in cloud security.

KORNERSTONE is a CSA authorized training partner to run the CSA training courses.

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About the Certification

The CCSK Helps You:

  • Prove your competency in key cloud security issues through an organization that specializes in cloud research
  • Increase employment opportunities by filling the skills-gap for cloud-certified professionals
  • Demonstrate your technical knowledge, skills, and abilities to effectively use controls tailored to the cloud
  • Learn to establish a baseline of security best practices when dealing with a broad array of responsibilities, from cloud governance to configuring technical security controls
  • Complement other credentials such as the CISA, CISSP and CCSP

Training Highlights

  • 21-hour intensive examination preparation workshop
  • Conducted by renowned, experienced industrial expert
  • Real case study will be adopted with experience sharing

Examination Highlights

  • CCSK examination fee: USD$395
  • Exam duration: 90 minutes.
  • Number of Questions: 60 multiple-choice questions

Chartered Requirements

  • Pass the CCSK examination

Course Outline

DOMAIN 1: Cloud Computing Concepts and Architecture
DOMAIN 2: Governance and Enterprise Risk Management
DOMAIN 3: Legal Issues, Contracts, and Electronic Discovery
DOMAIN 4: Compliance and Audit Management
DOMAIN 5: Information Governance
DOMAIN 6: Management Plane and Business Continuity
DOMAIN 7: Infrastructure Security
DOMAIN 8: Virtualization and Containers
DOMAIN 9: Incident Response
DOMAIN 10: Application Security
DOMAIN 11: Data Security and Encryption
DOMAIN 12: Identity, Entitlement and Access Management
DOMAIN 13: Security as a Service
DOMAIN 14: Related Technologies
EXTRA DOMAIN: Cloud Controls Matrix
EXTRA DOMAIN: ENISA Recommendations


Dr. Ricci Leong
CISSP, CISA, CISM, CEH, CCFP, ACE, CCSK v3/v4, CCSP, F.ISFS, GPEN, GIAC Advisory Board Member, ISSAP, ISSMP, ACP, ACA, CDPSE, ISO 27001 LA, Star Auditor
(ISC)²-Authorized Instructor, and Authorized CCSK v4 Trainer
Principal Consultant and Founder
eWalker Consulting (HK) Limited

  • He has over 20 years of industry experience in the Information Technology Industry as well as more than 20 years of experience in IT Security area specialized in Security Risk Assessment, IT Audit, Ethical Hacking & Penetration Test, Smart Card & Biometrics System deployment and Computer Forensics Investigation
  • He is authorized ISC2 Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) and Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK) trainer