Organizations that plan to purchase cloud services should take five measures in advance to prevent uncontrolled risks, the National Cyber Security Center (NCSC) of the Ministry of Justice and Security recommends in a new fact sheet. According to the NCSC, it appears that organizations regularly do not purchase cloud services in a secure manner, which leads to uncontrolled risks. The measures are: 1. Risk analysis; 2. Configuration and monitoring; 3. Exit strategy; 4. Functional management; 5. Audit access.