July 2014 Monthly Highlights

Posted on August 4, 2014 at 1:28 pm

Internet Security Alliance Highlighted Activities — July 2014 The Department of Homeland Security endorsed the ISA Cyber Risk Oversight Handbook developed in conjunction with the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) and AIG. This is the first, and only, private sector document that the has included in government’s program to promote adoption of the NIST […]


Top 25 ISA Accomplishments of 2013

Posted on June 4, 2014 at 3:27 pm

Top 25 ISA Accomplishments in 2013 President Obama releases his Executive Order on cyber security, which departs from the regulatory model the Administration had previously advocated and embraces much of ISA’s “Social Contact” by encouraging an industry driven framework and use of market incentives. A new “National Plan” for protecting US critical infrastructure is released […]


May 2014 Monthly Highlights

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Internet Security Alliance Highlighted Activities; May 2014 ISA, along with the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) and AIG, finalize draft of best practices for corporate directors based on input from ISA Board of Directors. The document will be released in June at the first ever conference focused exclusively on cyber security for corporate boards […]


April 2014 Monthly Highlights

Posted on May 7, 2014 at 3:51 pm

ISA Accomplishments and Activities for April 2014 The ISA Board reviewed and provided comments on the Best Practices for Corporate Boards of Directors it has been asked to prepare for the National Association of Corporate Boards (NACD). ISA in conjunction with NACD & AIG will release the document at NACD’s first conference on cyber security […]


March 2014 Monthly Highlights

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ISA Accomplishments and Activities for March 2014 National Association of Corporate Directors commissions ISA, in conjunction with AIG, to draft a best practices document targeted to U.S. Boards of Directors.  ISA is also asked to present at NACD’s first national conference devoted to the critical issue of getting corporate boards more educated about cyber security […]


January-February 2014 Monthly Highlights

Posted on February 20, 2014 at 1:22 pm

ISA Accomplishments and Activities for January-February 2014 ISA released its annual membership satisfaction survey reporting on ISA effectiveness in achieving association goals.  A “perfect score” is a 5.0. Sponsor companies rated ISA 4.87 on thought leadership, 4.83 on public policy advocacy, 4.54 on promoting security standards and practices. In recognition of its “leadership” in the […]


December 2013 Monthly Highlights

Posted on January 15, 2014 at 5:38 pm

ISA Accomplishments and Activities for December 2013 New National Plan for Security Embraces ISA Concepts.  The new, final, National Plan for Critical Infrastructure Security (formally called the NIPP) required under Presidential Policy Directive 21 (2/13/12) was released on December 20. The National Plan provides the overall context for government industry partnerships for critical infrastructure security. […]


November 2013 Monthly Highlights

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ISA Accomplishments and Activities for November 2013 New National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP) Draft Embraces ISA Proposals on Key Elements such as Risk, Economics of Cyber Security and Relationship/Responsibilities of Industry and Government.  DHS Acting Under Secretary Suzanne Spaulding personally called ISA to inform us that the final DHS adjudication group had accepted a series […]


October 2013 Monthly Highlights

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ISA Accomplishments and Activities for October 2013 President Obama’s Chief Cybersecurity Advisor, Michael Daniel, was the guest of honor at ISA’s annual fall “Salon Dinner.” ISA Board Holds Two-Hour “Working Lunch” with DHS Under Secretary Suzanne Spaulding and Deputy Under Secretary for Cybersecurity Dr. Phyllis Schneck – ISA Board held a two-hour “working lunch” with […]


September 2013 Monthly Highlights

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ISA Accomplishments and Activities for September 2013 ISA Board Holds Third Meeting with Drafting Committee on Proposed U.S. Cyber Security Framework – Pursuant to President Obama’s Executive Order on cyber security, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has been tasked with creating a cyber security framework in conjunction with the private sector.  The […]