CSA’s Certificate in Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK) is a vendor-neutral exam that tests knowledge related to the cloud.

CCSK was one of the first cloud security exams, and has been last updated in 2017 (from v3.0 -> v4.0). It’s likely that CCSK v5.0 will be on the horizon but when that will be is unclear (at least to me).


I hadn’t anticipated doing this certification initially but following completing the CISSP exam in May 2021 I started looking ahead at CCSP. I checked with some experienced professionals, and the advice…