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Cloud Security Architecture Assessment Service


As cloud development teams continuously deliver change in private, public & hybrid cloud environments, it is critical to consider how to assure individual cloud services so that they are securely configured for your enterprise. Cloud first organisations have a variety of challenges when it comes to security, the main challenge is balancing the benefits and speed of cloud adoption with assured cloud components and development team processes to help maintain secure data persistence and sharing in an ever-changing threat landscape.


Our Cloud Security Architecture Assessment Service is designed to securely expedite cloud development team’s decision making and technical planning by reviewing cloud security controls to quickly identify cloud configuration vulnerabilities and provide up to date guidance on areas of cloud security improvement. You will be provided with a detailed report highlighting the findings, non-compliances and areas of improvement that need to be addressed to meet the requirements of the framework. We can provide further consultancy support and advice to help remediate any identified gaps.

Service Description


The Cloud Security Architecture Assessment takes a holistic approach to assessing your cloud security architecture and based on your unique business context provides an in depth, expert-led assessment of your cloud security program. Leveraging Cyber Smart Consultings’ view of proprietary & industry best practices, the assessment outlines and guides actionable next steps to improve your cloud security.

  • Inform more effective cloud operations, & architecture built on prioritised guidance
  • Define ‘Cloud Security Service Wraps’ to help guide development teams


The Cloud Configuration Review combines Cyber Smart Consultings cloud consulting expertise with software to quickly identify cloud configuration vulnerabilities and provide tailored guidance on areas of cloud security improvement. Cloud security controls are reviewed against CIS, AWS or Azure best practices.

  • Assure your cloud environment against the most common, configuration based vulnerabilities
  • Gain quick insights and expert-led guidance for improvement to cloud security controls
  • Understand business impact of existing control gaps to drive risk based, security improvements


Service Features

Examination of cloud environment with security-focused approach.

Written reporting providing remediation recommendations and impactful changes to consider.

Security design assurance led by experienced cloud security experts.

Analyse the Security Effectiveness and Performance of development teams.

Provides the CISO department with Improved visibility into Product Teams.

Supports the planning and prioritisation of Improvement programmes.

Service Benefits

Assure your cloud environment against most common configuration-based vulnerabilities.

Understand impacts of control gaps to drive risk-based, improvements.

Inform more effective cloud operations, architecture, and strategy.

Gain quick insights for improvement to cloud security controls.

In-depth view of your cloud security weaknesses and strengths.

Develop a mature cloud security architecture aligned to business objectives.

Improvements to DevOps team security behaviours and discipline.

Determine areas of risk measured against contextualised potential business impact.

Getting Started

During a Client engagement our Consultants pass through six key phases that form the anatomy of how we manage a typical consulting project.  We appreciate every assignment is different, so we have flexible processes in place to bring our experts onboard quickly and effectively without disrupting existing work programmes. We are happy to provide our services at any stage of the lifecycle.

Cyber Security Engagement Lifecycle

Pragmatic & Business Focused Security Consultancy Services

We deliver security capability at all levels of an organisation and are on hand to help ensure that your projects deliver solutions
that are appropriately aligned to your cyber security risk position and satisfy your regulatory compliance requirements.
Learn more about how we can help you achieve your critical priorities:

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