How to keep your data secure in the cloud

How does your SaaS provider allow access, authenticate and log your user activity? Use our infographic to develop your own framework to keep your data secure.

When cloud services first gained momentum, there was a lot of debate around managing the risks of entrusting data to external systems. However, the overriding business benefits and simplicity of pay-as-you-go services have led to huge growth in usage across most enterprise organizations, predicted to rise even further.

With a lack of clear frameworks for evaluating SaaS and Cloud providers, how can you choose the right partner and ensure security on an ongoing basis?

To help you make the decision between solution providers and get a solid understanding of their security status, we’ve developed a set of recommendations using our own experience of working with SaaS providers and listening to our clients for their insight into what matters to them.

If you’re tired of getting multiple SaaS providers to submit security questionnaires, or trying to get access to a provider’s recent penetration test results, only to discover your data won’t be stored securely – this will save you time and paperwork.

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MWR cloud security infographic



Accreditations & Certificates

MWR is an accredited member of The Cyber Security Incident Response Scheme (CSIR) approved by CREST (Council of Registered Ethical Security Testers).
MWR is certified under the Cyber Incident Response (CIR) scheme to deal with sophisticated targeted attacks against networks of national significance.
We are certified to comply with ISO 9001 and 14001 in the UK, internationally accepted standards that outline how to put an effective quality and environmental management systems in place.
MWR is certified to comply with ISO 27001 to help ensure our client information is managed securely.
As an Approved Scanning Vendor MWR is approved by PCI SSC to conduct external vulnerability scanning services to PCI DSS Requirement 11.2.2.
We are members of the Council of Registered Ethical Security Testers (CREST), an organisation serving the needs of the information security sector.
MWR is a supplier to the Crown Commercial Service (CCS), which provides commercial and procurement services to the UK public sector.
MWR is a Qualified Security Assessor, meaning we have been qualified by PCI to validate other organisation's adherence to PCI DSS.
As members of CHECK we are measured against high standards set by NCSC for the services we provide to Her Majesty's Government.
MWR’s consultants hold Certified Simulated Attack Manager (CCSAM) and Certified Simulated Attack Specialist (CCSAS) qualifications and are authorized by CREST to perform STAR penetration testing services.