News and Announcements 

 

Job Opening in South Yorkshire1/11/2017 8:51 AM

An exceptional opportunity exists with one of the world’s largest companies, which seeks an IT Audit Manager to be based out of South Yorkshire. IT Audit is a highly regarded function, you'll report to the Group Head, who reports into the board. To apply for this position, you'll have significant risk based, control and governance, IT Audit experience, across a diverse range of technologies. Please contact Graham Rowe @ Michael Page to learn more. grahamrowe@michaelpage.com 07909 874 091

Graham Rowe is a Manchester university graduate who has specialised in Information Security & IT Audit recruitment for over a decade, helping some of the most prestigious UK companies UK source permanent and contract talent.


Chapter Event Presentations (Leeds) November 201611/19/2016 4:23 PM

Documents from the 16th November 2016 Chapter Event in Leeds are available by clicking the links below:

Phil Tompkins – wardhadaway

Data Security - ISACA

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Laura Mudd - KPMG

Introducing GDPR: How the General Data Protection Regulation transforms the world

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Chapter Event Presentations (Salford) October 201610/24/2016 4:13 PM

Documents from the 19th October 2016 Chapter Event in Salford available by clicking the links below:

Helen Platt – Director - EY

Programme Assurance

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Graham Rowe, Senior Consultant, Michael Page Technology

Information Security & IT Audit

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Chapter Event Presentations (Brighouse) September 20169/26/2016 5:59 AM

Documents from the 21st September 2016 Chapter Event in Brighouse are available by clicking the links below:

Phil Culleton – Director - Barclays Internal Audit

Effective use of data analytics as part of an internal audit programme

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Timothy Tham – Risk Analytics Director - EY UK&I

Internal Audit Data Analytics

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Chapter AGM Presentations (Manchester) June 20168/1/2016 1:36 PM

Documents from the 25th June 2015 Chapter AGM in Manchester are available by clicking the links below:

James Loughlin - AuditWare - Automating Audit Analytics: The benefits, the concepts and the road to Continuous Auditing
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Verizon - 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report
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IBM keeping Wimbledon 2016 safe7/29/2016 9:09 AM

IBM keeping Wimbledon 2016 safe

In 2015, in the lead-up to the tournament, IBM saw a 300 percent increase in blocked security attacks from 2014. During the tournament itself, IBM experienced a 500 percent increase. Even more significantly, in April 2016, IBM witnessed a 1,500 percent increase in security incidents blocked on IBM’s sporting platforms.
For more details, including information about some of the solutions, please click on this hyperlink: https://ibm.biz/BdrBcB


Chapter Event Presentations (Warrington) April 20166/12/2016 8:41 AM

Documents from the 25th June 2015 Chapter AGM in Manchester are available by clicking the links below:

Mike Small – Senior Analyst, Kuppinger Cole

Blockchain and Risk

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Chapter Event Presentations (Salford) Feb 20162/20/2016 12:17 PM

 

Cliff Wilson –Associate Partner, IBM Security UKI

Security Intelligence –an effective response to evolving cyber-attacks

 

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Dr Ali Dehghantanha  –University of Salford Manchester

Connecting the ... between academia & industry in cyber security

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Chapter Event Documents - 16th Sept 2015 (The Rosebowl)9/23/2015 1:26 PM

Documents from the 16th September Chapter Event are available by clicking the links below:
 
 


Launch of ISACA CSX Website - Cybersecurity Nexus7/8/2015 1:44 PM

ISACA have launched a new cybersecurity resource: The Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) web site featuring certification and career path information, the ability to purchase self-paced training or register for training courses to prepare for the upcoming CSX Practitioner exam.

Please visit https://cybersecurity.isaca.org to take advantage of this new addition to the CSX program. The release of the site is just the first phase with additional resources planned for release later this year.

Also sign up for the opt-in cybersecurity e-newsletter called The Nexus.

Register for the inaugural 2015 CSX North America event in Washington, DC.

Participate in free CSX webinars

Earn the Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate

Check the Cybersecurity Nexus LinkedIn page for the latest CSX information.


Chapter AGM Documents - 25th June 2015 (Manchester)7/7/2015 5:35 PM

Documents from the 25th June 2015 Chapter AGM in Manchester are available by clicking the links below:
 
 


2015 AGM Research Director Update6/26/2015 9:38 AM

 
Click the link below for a pdf copy of the 2015 AGM Research Update by Robert Foster
 


Chapter Event Documents - 22nd April 2015 (Manchester)4/26/2015 5:02 AM

Documents from the 22nd April 2015 Chapter Event in Manchester are available by clicking the links below:

Stephen Shippey, Info Security Risk Management Presentation