Remembering Robert E Stroud

Remembering Robert E Stroud

This weekend, all ISACA lost a dedicated leader, an engaged board member, a passionate colleague and, most notably, a dear friend. Robert E Stroud, CGEIT, CRISC, 2014-2015 ISACA Board Chair, and Board Director 2015-2018, will be deeply missed. Only 55 years old, Rob passed away Monday, 3 September 2018, after being struck by a vehicle [...]

Define a Protect Surface to Massively Reduce Your Attack Surface

Define a Protect Surface to Massively Reduce Your Attack Surface

In cybersecurity, one of the things people tend to focus on the least is defining what they’re trying to protect. The general consensus is that they want to protect against attacks, but the attacks are attacking something. What is that thing? Over the years, we have been working diligently to reduce the attack surface, but [...]

Global Knowledge: ISACA Certifications Command High Salaries

Global Knowledge: ISACA Certifications Command High Salaries

Of all the certifications represented annually in the Global Knowledge IT Skills and Salary Report, ISACA is more prominent in our top-paying certifications list than any others. This year, ISACA occupies five spots in the top 20, including three in the top six worldwide. ISACA is associated with two important truths for business technology professionals: Enhancing [...]