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MSECB Joins Cloud Security Alliance (CSA)

MSECB extends its services by joining CSA and offering STAR Certifications

Laval (Montreal), Quebec (Canada), May 26, 2022. MSECB, as a leading provider of Audit and Certification Services in the field of Information Security and Privacy, today announces that it has joined the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment.

MSECB will offer third-party audit and certifications for the STAR (Security, Trust, Assurance, and Risk) Certification Program to organizations who want to further enhance their cloud security and privacy to their existing ISO/IEC 27001 certification, since the latter is a prerequisite for the STAR Certification Program. 

We are very much happy with the addition of CSA to our services portfolio as it aligns perfectly with our ongoing Information Security focus. The growing compliance needs for increased security and privacy confirms that data protection has become a social responsibility in the modern enterprise,” said Eric Lessard, CEO of MSECB. “We are looking forward to our collaboration with CSA in sharing and increasing knowledge about the importance of security in cloud computing,” he added. 

STAR certification allows cloud service providers the opportunity to showcase the security regulations, standards, and frameworks they adhere to, allowing prospects and customers to make informed decisions about their cloud solutions,” said Jim Reavis, CSA co-founder and CEO. “As a leading provider of certification services, we welcome MSECB to the community and look forward to their contributions in building a more secure cloud ecosystem.”


MSECB is specialized in the certification of management systems on a wide range of international standards. As a global provider of audit and certification services, MSECB offers its expertise on multiple fields, including but not limited to Information Security, Quality Management, Business Continuity, Service Management, Health, Safety and Environmental Management. 

MSECB has earned an international reputation for integrity, value, and best practice by providing this assurance through the evaluation and certification of organizations with rigorous, internationally recognized competence requirements. Our mission is to provide our clients with professional and quick services that preserve integrity, inspire trust, demonstrate recognition, and assist organizations towards a sustainable growth and accomplishment of objectives. For more information, visit our website: www.msecb.com

About the Cloud Security Alliance

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) is the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment. CSA harnesses the subject matter expertise of industry practitioners, associations, governments, and its corporate and individual members to offer cloud security-specific research, education, certification, events and products. CSA’s activities, knowledge and extensive network benefit the entire community impacted by cloud — from providers and customers, to governments, entrepreneurs and the assurance industry — and provide a forum through which diverse parties can work together to create and maintain a trusted cloud ecosystem. For further information, visit us at www.cloudsecurityalliance.org, and follow us on Twitter @cloudsa.