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Application Controls Question

Application level controls are MOST likely to be employed when:A.  general controls are not suffici...

Benjamin923 @ 11/21/2017 7:59 AM | Comments (2)

Question of the day - 21 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.Which of t...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/21/2017 7:01 AM | Comments (1)

Question of the day - 20 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.An informa...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/20/2017 8:25 AM | Comments (7)

Question of the day - 16 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.Retention ...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/16/2017 8:18 AM | Comments (12)

Question of the day - 15 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.Which of t...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/15/2017 9:37 AM | Comments (7)

Question of the day - 14 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.Which of t...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/14/2017 7:31 AM | Comments (4)

Question of the day - 13 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.Risk asses...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/13/2017 7:45 AM | Comments (5)

Question of the day - 9 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.The PRIMAR...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/9/2017 10:31 AM | Comments (5)

Question of the day - 8 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.Which of t...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/8/2017 10:02 AM | Comments (10)

Question of the day - 6 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.Which of t...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/6/2017 8:42 AM | Comments (7)

Question of the day - 3 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.What is th...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/3/2017 10:32 AM | Comments (5)

Question of the day - 2 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.Which of t...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/2/2017 11:01 AM | Comments (3)

The Dialog Box on the Actual Exam

I took the CISM exam today with a preliminary result “Passed”. After 120 mins of finishing the 150q...

Mary Grace374 @ 11/2/2017 2:24 AM | Comments (1)

Question of the day - 1 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.When a sig...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/1/2017 11:02 AM | Comments (7)

Question of the day - 30 October

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.An enterpr...

Peter O'Toole @ 10/30/2017 9:35 AM | Comments (5)

RE: Application Controls Question

I would pick A

Omar795 @ 11/21/2017 9:17 AM

RE: Question of the day - 16 November

No criticism intended...I was wondering where all these questions were coming from! :)I just meant ...

Steve881 @ 11/21/2017 9:15 AM

RE: Application Controls Question

A. general controls are not sufficient

Dushyant Sharma , CISA @ 11/21/2017 9:10 AM

RE: Question of the day - 21 November

A. Criteria for data backup

Dushyant Sharma , CISA @ 11/21/2017 9:08 AM

RE: Question of the day - 16 November

You can't take "personal opinions" as to question answers into the exam.  its a test of h...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/21/2017 8:45 AM

RE: Question of the day - 16 November

You can't take "personal opinions" as to question answers into the exam.  its a test of h...

Steve881 @ 11/21/2017 8:20 AM

RE: Question of the day - 16 November

According to the glossary:Data retention:  Refers to the policies that govern data and records mana...

Omar795 @ 11/21/2017 8:16 AM

RE: Question of the day - 16 November

I would disagree with the official explanation. Business strategy should incorporate legal requirem...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/21/2017 7:58 AM

RE: Question of the day - 20 November

Remember.  Info sec is there to support the business!

Steve881 @ 11/21/2017 7:26 AM

RE: Question of the day - 16 November

Bala837 - you must remember that this exam is not a test of how well you know the procedures at you...

Steve881 @ 11/21/2017 7:21 AM

RE: Question of the day - 20 November

CISM Exam candidates - test your knowledge and understanding with this practice question.An informa...

Peter O'Toole @ 11/21/2017 7:06 AM

RE: Question of the day - 20 November

A would be my answer. Info Sec should evaluate a risk before any recommendation can be provided. 

JB_29_14 @ 11/21/2017 1:30 AM

RE: Question of the day - 16 November

I would disagree with the official explanation. Business strategy should incorporate legal requirem...

Bala837 @ 11/20/2017 5:13 PM

RE: Question of the day - 20 November

A. evaluate the risk due to noncompliance and suggest an alternate control.

Karthik K Pissay @ 11/20/2017 10:14 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)