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Unformatted text preview: 1Assignment 4-3 Assignment 4-3 Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) Paper Megan Matthews ACCT425-V3WW- Accounting Information Systems Professor Jerome-Stebens October 2, 2011 2Assignment 4-3 The ISACA is an international professional association that deals with information technology Governance. It started up in 1967, in the United States, when a small group of people who worked with auditing controls in computer systems. At that time this was becoming very important to the operations of their organizations as they felt the need for a more centralized source of information and guidance. In 1976 the association formed an education foundation to undertake a large-scale research effort to expand the knowledge and value of the IT governance and control field. (ISACA.org, 2011). Today the ISACA has more than 95,000 members worldwide. The members are spread over 160 countries and cover a variety of IT positions. IS auditor, educator, IS security professional, and chief information officer are just a few of these...
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- Fall '11
- Accounting, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, CRISC, Systems Audit and Control