Zero Trust Architecture (ZTA) Expert Group

ZTT Expert Group Meeting Minutes 8/18

  • 1.  ZTT Expert Group Meeting Minutes 8/18

    Posted Aug 22, 2022 01:10:00 PM

    Hello all,

    Thank you for the thoughtful discussion on Thursday. The meeting minutes have been updated and can be found here: 

    The recording for this meeting and future meetings can be found in the Library of the ZTA SME Circle group, along with the agendas/meeting minutes, and other relevant ZT artifacts, such as the charter. The Circle group is invite-only, so if you do not have access to this group, please let us know ASAP and we can get that resolved. 

    All Modules for the ZT Training as well as the ZT Glossary can be found here:

    Just as a reminder, the fatal flaw review for Module 3 Units 4-9 is coming to a close Today, August 22nd

    Note: Please read modules 1-5 to get a good concept of the ZT/SDP training.

    ZT/SDP Resources Folder

    Action Points (APs):

    1. Assigned to all, please review Module 5 and provide comments/feedback by 8/25. 

      1. Link:

    1. Course Learning Objectives

      1. Heinrich assigned to condense and review course learning objective by 8/25

    2. 5.1 Planning Considerations

      1. Alex, Mark Schlicting, and Sky, please continue to work on 5.1 Planning Considerations, and 5.2  Gap Analysis by 8/25

    1. Asset Inventory and Classification/Prioritization

      1. Alex Sharpe, please provide more text on this without a BIA, vs. with a BIA 

    2. Detection and Incident Response

      1. Heinrich assigned to flesh this out  by 8/25

    3. 5.3 Scope & Priority

      1. Emilio and Shruti, please continue working on this section by 8/25

      2. ALL assigned to please review Shruti's text and the changes made on 8/18 in the User Cases Examples by 8/25

    4. 5.4 Protect Surface

      1. Sky and Shruti, please continue to work on this section, and review the text that Mark copied and pasted from the old Module 5 by 8/25.

      2. Aunudrei and Sky, would you please help with providing some text in this section and where you think it should go in M5? By 8/25.

      3. Shruti, please review the "Visibility & Control"  and fit it in with Protect Surface, and what cannot fit, check with Mark Schlicting and Sky. By 8/25

      4. Prasad, please add some text to the "Policy & Adoption" from "Visibility & Control" content by 8/25

    5. 5.5 Document Transaction Flows

      1. Mark Schlicting and Sky, please continue working on this section by 8/25. 

      2. Heinrich, please review the text in this section put by Mark Schlicting. 

    6. 5.6.3 Policy Considerations and Planning

      1. i. All assigned to review Prasad's work prior to 8/25

    7. 5.7 Develop the Conceptual Architecture

      1. Michael Herndon and Clement please continue your work in this section and flush out the text by 8/25

    8. 5.8 ZTA Production Readiness Planning: Monitor & Maintain

      1. Sanjeev, please continue your work in this section by 8/25

    9. Assigned to all, please participate in the review of the Module 4 self-paced course by EOD Sunday, September 4th. Since this is an initial review, please provide your harshest feedback.

      1. Module 4 Review Links:

        1. Unit 1:  

        2. Unit 2:

        3. Unit 3:

        4. Unit 4:

        5. Unit 5:

    Chandler Curran
    Training Project Administrator
    Cloud Security Alliance