Zero Trust Architecture (ZTA) Expert Group

ZTT Expert Group Meeting Minutes 8/23

  • 1.  ZTT Expert Group Meeting Minutes 8/23

    Posted Aug 23, 2022 02:18:00 PM

    Hello all,

    Thank you for the thoughtful discussion today. 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 ZT SME Circle group, along with the agendas/meeting minutes, and other relevant ZTT 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 ZTT Glossary can be found here:

    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 8/30. 

      1. Link:

    2. All assigned to review curriculum

      1. Link: Copy of CSA ZT Training Program Curriculum (Volunteer Access)

    3. Module Description and Learning Objectives 

      1. CSA Internal tasked to overhaul this section 

        1. Review Ron and Heinrich's suggestions

        2. Do a gap analysis of current text

          1. What is covered in the learning objectives vs. what is missing 

    4. 5.1 Planning Considerations

      1. Matthew and Robert please review this text by 8/30.

      2. Heinrich will look at Supply Chain Resilience by 8/30.

      3. Alex is working on 5.1.3 by 8/30.

    5. Supply Chain Resilience 

      1. Heinrich please complete your revisions by 8/30

    6. 5.2 Gap Analysis 

      1. Alex please continue working on this by 8/30

        1. Units 3 & 4 is built off of this content to avoid redundancy

    7. 5.3 Scope & Priority

      1. Shruti please review all changes made to the Use Cases section for review by 8/30

        1. Please continue fleshing out this section by 8/30

    8. 5.4 Protect Surface

      1. Shruti, please work on this section by 8/30

      2. Visibility Control

        1. Shruti please review this section by 8/30

    9. 5.6 Define the PEP Policies

      1. Prasad, please review this section about policy or PEP policy by 8/30.

    10. 5.7 Develop the Conceptual Architecture

      1. Michael Herndon and Clement please continue your work in this section and flush out the text by 8/30

    11. 5.8 ZT Go Live Readiness

      1. Shruti please continue adding content to this section by 8/30

    12. Assigned to all, review Module 4 self-paced course. This is the first round of reviews so 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:

    Thank you all! 

    Chandler Curran
    Training Project Administrator
    Cloud Security Alliance