Current Issue: Volume 14  12 July 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.


Tips From Industry Experts

John P. Pironti
By John P. Pironti, CISA, CRISC, CISM, CGEIT, CISSP, ISSAP, ISSMP

Information security hygiene includes the fundamental capabilities and concepts that every organization should actively be engaged in as part of their business-as-usual approach to information risk management and security. Studies suggest that a majority of publicly known data breaches and security incidents could have been either prevented or dramatically reduced in their impact if the affected organizations... Read More >>


ISACA News

Storing, collecting and purging data have become commonplace as corporations, governments and nonprofits use new technologies to innovate data use. As data use rises, the risk for data breaches also rises. Many recent highly publicized data breaches have highlighted the necessity for data privacy audits. Read More >>


ISACA News

The public cloud offers organizations of all sizes agility and scalability, and its use keeps expanding. Security has not always been in the forefront of public cloud adoption though, since it has been implemented so rapidly. In the face of this reality, using the public cloud is like using someone else’s computer, and security needs to be paramount. Read More >>


ISACA News

In May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect and will reset global best practices for data privacy and protection. Preparing for the GDPR is a significant undertaking, and penalties could be involved if compliance is not achieved. ISACA and RSA have partnered to present the “Countdown to GDPR: 5 Tips to Accelerate GDPR Readiness” webinar... Read More >>


ISACA News

Blockchain could radically transform the financial services industry. Records and ledgers are created as blocks are formed. While this system may help automate current systems and reduce overhead, security incidents are a cause for concern. Read More >>


ISACA News

On 16-17 June, the ISACA Board of Directors and attendees of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) recognized the outstanding accomplishments of the ISACA corporate award recipients. These individuals exemplify ISACA’s values, purpose and leadership and traveled to Chicago (Illinois, USA) from around the world for the celebration. Read More >>