Fellow Members, The Chapter Board is now accepting nominations for the 2022 V. Lee Conyers Award. We encourage Chapter members to nominate fellow members and colleagues who have made significant contributions to the GWDC, ISACA, and the IT audit, security, control, and governance professions in the Greater Washington, D.C. … [Read more...] about Nominations for 2022 V. Lee Conyers Award
ISACA GWDC Chapter, Thank you to all the Volunteers who have given their time and talent to the chapter over the years. Our volunteers have given presentations, engaged with our speakers, sponsors, and attendees, and taken pictures at our conferences; greeted students and faculty at academic outreach events; written … [Read more...] about Thank You Volunteers!
Schaumburg, IL, USA—While we may not always realize it, most of our interactions as consumers create a digital footprint—whether we are paying a friend through a mobile app or registering online for a doctor’s appointment. But can we always trust that our transactions and interactions in these digital ecosystems will be … [Read more...] about ISACA® Press Release: ISACA’s new digital trust strategy includes an upcoming framework
Dear IT professional, My name is James G. Koomson, a doctoral candidate in the Cybersecurity Program at Marymount University in Arlington, VA. I invite you to participate in the survey regarding Consumer Privacy Behavior and Privacy Concerns of IoT Device Utilization specifically during the COVID-19 Global pandemic. I … [Read more...] about Survey about Consumer-Facing IoT Devices During Pandemic
Fellow Members, Voting for the Chapter Officers for the next two-year term (July 1, 2022 and ending June 30, 2024) is now open! Below are the candidates for this year's election: President Vice President Secretary Jermaine Stanley Mark Fearer Babur Kohy Gervais T. Mbunkeu Sushila … [Read more...] about GWDC Officer Voting
Blockchain SOC Audit was written for the ISACA GWDC by Broadly. Why does your blockchain need a SOC audit? Blockchain technology is seemingly taking over the world. This is a distributed database shared among computer network nodes. The blockchain will store information in digital format as a database. The technology is … [Read more...] about Blockchain SOC Audit?
International Women’s Day is an annual celebration on March 8 to promote gender equality and equity by elevating women. This year’s theme, Break the Bias, is especially appropriate as One In Tech’s global SheLeadsTech program continues working to remove barriers and resource members to achieve gender balance in IT … [Read more...] about Women in Leadership and Technology on March 10
Chapter Members, Due to ongoing technical issues with ISACA® Global's CPE Upload tool, we are unable to continue our complimentary CPE reporting service that we have performed on behalf of our members. Members should therefore self-report their CPEs to ISACA Global. Please make sure that you are receiving and downloading … [Read more...] about Announcement regarding CPE uploads to ISACA Global
This article was written for the ISACA GWDC by Caroline Li, Content Executive for Reciprocity. As the number of reported cyberattacks continues to grow, criminals are finding new ways to breach networks and access sensitive data. In today’s interconnected world, cybersecurity is a grave concern. The more complex your IT … [Read more...] about How to Conduct a Security Audit
The GWDC has opened registration for our first review course for the Certificate of Cloud Auditing Knowledge (CCAK) Certificate. The dates of this course are: March 18 -19 and 25 - 26, 2022 from 8:30 am to 5:00 PM Eastern. The course will be held virtually over Zoom. The cost for the review course is $400 for GWDC members … [Read more...] about New Chapter Event – CCAK™ Review Course