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August 2017 CISM Exam Observations

Just took the CISM exam administered by PSI Exams and I loved the process.  I had taken my CISA exa...

oking @ 8/19/2017 3:16 PM | Comments (0)

Question of the day - 18 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following shoul...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/18/2017 4:20 AM | Comments (2)

Question of the day - 17 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following BEST ...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/17/2017 10:15 AM | Comments (5)

Question of the day - 15 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.What is the MOST important r...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/15/2017 7:45 AM | Comments (4)

Question of the day - 14 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following roles...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/14/2017 7:30 AM | Comments (4)

Question of the day - 10 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following would...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/10/2017 10:26 AM | Comments (7)

Question of the day - 9 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.What is the BEST way to ensu...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/9/2017 8:47 AM | Comments (7)

Question of the day - 8 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following measu...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/8/2017 9:42 AM | Comments (5)

Question of the day - 7 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following is MO...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/7/2017 9:43 AM | Comments (6)

Question of the day - 4 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following choic...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/4/2017 10:47 AM | Comments (6)

Question of the day - 3 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.What is the purpose of a cor...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/2/2017 7:30 PM | Comments (6)

Question of the day - 2 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following is th...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/2/2017 7:09 PM | Comments (3)

Question of the day - 1 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.In addition to threat and vu...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/1/2017 9:30 AM | Comments (11)

Question of the day - 27 July

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following is th...

Peter O'Toole @ 7/27/2017 7:09 AM | Comments (5)

Question of the day - 26 July

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following is th...

Peter O'Toole @ 7/26/2017 8:15 AM | Comments (3)

RE: CISM Resources Online

I agree to Peter, my suggestion is to stick to ISACA materials as they a have different view on few...

Jacob Kurian Ambat @ 8/20/2017 12:24 AM

RE: ISACA study guide helpful?

Hi, The latest review manual and the Question and Answer database are the only resources I used for...

Jacob Kurian Ambat @ 8/20/2017 12:19 AM

RE: CISM Application

Hi, You can apply for the certification as soon as the result is updated in your ISACA portal. The ...

Jacob Kurian Ambat @ 8/20/2017 12:10 AM

RE: CISM Exam discussion prt2

I am also a CISA and a CRISC. I sat for a CISM exam on July 27, 2017 and ended up with an overall s...

Jacob Kurian Ambat @ 8/19/2017 5:59 AM

RE: Question of the day - 17 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.Which of the following BEST ...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/18/2017 10:16 AM

RE: Question of the day - 18 August

I am between B and C, not sure yet.

Omar795 @ 8/18/2017 10:10 AM

RE: Question of the day - 18 August

I would select B. Daily cost of unavailable systems would lead to the consideration of RTO.

Mduduzi265 @ 8/18/2017 9:46 AM

RE: Question of the day - 17 August

Change management- C

Mduduzi265 @ 8/18/2017 3:12 AM

RE: Question of the day - 17 August

I would choose C 

RSPA @ 8/18/2017 12:17 AM

RE: Question of the day - 17 August

Proper change management would ensure that modifications would not introduce security vulns - C

Joe950 @ 8/17/2017 5:28 PM

RE: Question of the day - 17 August

D. Security baselines

Saurabh005 @ 8/17/2017 10:38 AM

RE: Question of the day - 15 August

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge with this practice question.What is the MOST important r...

Peter O'Toole @ 8/17/2017 10:19 AM

RE: Question of the day - 15 August

I would pick C too

Omar795 @ 8/17/2017 8:09 AM

RE: Question of the day - 15 August

Option C, To ensure all the objectives are met (both business/security objectives)

RSPA @ 8/16/2017 3:29 AM

RE: Question of the day - 15 August

I think hat all of these reasons are valid, but I believe the most important reason is to ensure th...

Joe950 @ 8/15/2017 8:25 AM

Security Awareness/Training Program

 SECURITY AWARENESS, TRAINING ANDEDUCATIONRisk that is inherent in using computing systems cannot b...

-adnan- @ 7/28/2015 4:17 AM | Comments (119)

Result/Notification Date for CISM 2015 (Speculation & Extrapolations)

We know CISM June 2015 exam takers will be anxiously waiting for their result notification.Although...

-adnan- @ 6/25/2015 12:35 PM | Comments (103)

CISM June 2016 Study Group - Charlotte, NC & Virtual

I am trying to get a study group going for CISM June 2016 Exam. Please  let me know if you are inte...

Omondi016 @ 1/11/2016 3:04 PM | Comments (75)

Gaining Management Committment

The MOST important requirement for gaining management committment to the information security progr...

Venky @ 8/5/2015 11:37 PM | Comments (71)

Incident Management vs Incident Response

Chapter 4 (Page # 225)Incident Management - provides a structure by which incidents can be investig...

Venky @ 8/11/2015 6:58 PM | Comments (68)

CISM Self Assessment Test

Hello,I am unable to understand the CISM self assessment Test question # 33 and 34 (same question b...

Raja207 @ 11/25/2014 10:47 PM | Comments (67)

Essentials for CISM Examination

Dear AllI would like to create a group, which emphasis on key essentials a candidate should follow ...

Suresh.Emmanuel @ 2/7/2016 9:46 PM | Comments (61)

Developing an Information Security Strategy

Q # 839 Which of the following elements are the MOST essential to develop an information security s...

Venky @ 8/7/2015 12:56 PM | Comments (54)

Security Controls Types & Categories

\As per the ISACA CISM Review Manual:"Controls are one of the primary methods of managing info...

-adnan- @ 7/22/2015 3:59 AM | Comments (43)

Tell us your tale about CISM December 2015 Exam!!!

Greetings everyone and specially recent CISM December 2015 exam takers. We will be very glad to hea...

-adnan- @ 12/15/2015 12:46 AM | Comments (39)

{Information Security} Governance vs Management: CISM Exam Terminology Part6

This topic might consume all the time and may never be completed. Anyway, I am sharing some definit...

-adnan- @ 5/30/2015 7:27 AM | Comments (39)

Intrusion Detection vs Intrusion Prevention {Systems} (IDS vs IPS)

Intrusion detection system (IDS)Inspects network and host security activity to identify suspicious ...

-adnan- @ 7/22/2015 6:25 AM | Comments (39)

Mandatory-Discretionary Access control

What is the main difference between them? When do we select the first & when the second I would...

Maria205 @ 6/10/2015 11:09 AM | Comments (39)

Policies, Standards, Guidelines, Procedures

The differences between various the various documents contained in a formal information security pr...

Gadget @ 6/2/2015 9:21 AM | Comments (37)

Standards Deviation - What is considered acceptable ?

If a Standard has a very narrow defined scope i.e. XXX is the only approved Access Request System, ...

Alice Lee @ 7/24/2015 4:31 AM | Comments (37)