Current Issue: Volume 6  22 March 2017

@ISACA is a biweekly publication available from this page and delivered via email to ISACA members and subscribers. This electronic newsletter feature timely industry and ISACA news, as well as featured and updates relevant our readers.

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On 21 October 2016, something happened that could have been straight out of a science fiction movie. Many parts of the Internet, which we take for granted, stopped working. Twitter went down; Airbnb and Spotify were inaccessible. Even security expert Brian Krebs’s blog was shut down. It was as if the Internet had stopped working. Read More >>


Personal branding can be crucial to career success. However, many professionals are too busy to develop a personal brand strategy. It is necessary to have a consistent professional image on resumes, social media and through networking. Read More >>


The ISACA Podcast gives you insights into the latest regulations, trends and threats experienced by information systems auditors and governance and security professionals. To help you listen to podcasts on the go and ensure you never miss an update, the podcast is now available for subscription on iTunes, Google Play and SoundCloud. Read More >>


Wage inequality compared to equally qualified male colleagues, workplace gender bias and a shortage of female role models continue to contribute to the shortage of women in technology, according to a new ISACA survey. Detailed in the release of ISACA’s “The Future Tech Workforce: Breaking Gender Barriers” report, survey respondents identified the top 5 barriers experienced by women in technology as... Read More >>


SC Awards 2017 recognized the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certification, ISACA’s most longstanding certification, as the Best Professional Certification Program. The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification was also a finalist for this year’s top professional certification program. Read More >>


With the rapid development of online platforms, corporations and customers’ interactions have been moving from brick-and-mortar stores to cyberspace. With the advancement of information technology, the personal information of Internet users can be collected efficiently and analyzed effectively, which brings significant business value to corporations. Read More >>

Thomas A. Johnson, CISM, Shares His Experience as a CISM

Thomas A. Johnson, CISM, believes in the importance of studying and education. His weeknights are spent teaching at the university level, and his weekends are spent providing advanced instruction to small-aircraft pilots. To earn his Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification, Johnson knew that studying would be crucial. Read More >>