July 2015

August 3, 2015

 ISA HIGHLIGHTS JULY 2015

  • ISA President Clinton named as one of the 100 most influential Americans in the field of corporate governance by National Assoc. of Corporate Directors
  • ISA featured by NBC News in coverage of cyber breaches at US Office of Personnel Management
  • ISA invited to testify by House Committee on what the government can learn from the private sector regarding managing cyber breaches
  • American National Standards Institute, the Defense Security Information Exchange and TSCP join ISA in application for $11 million DHS grant on reforming the US information sharing system. ISA listed as Chair
  • IT Sector Coordinating Council, Ex Committee, including ISA President Clinton meets with DHS Asst. Sec Ozment and Brig. General Touhill to coordinate DHS and private sector priorities on cyber security
  • Center For Audit Quality joins ISA Board to work collaboratively on modernizing audit process for cyber security
  • ISA board holds summer conference call. Issues addressed include:
    • Progress for CISA Information Sharing legislation, which follows ISA incentive model. ISA Amendments to the bill supported by Homeland Security Chairman Ron Johnson (R-WI)
    • Proposal from National Assoc. of Corp. Directors for ISA to develop training in cyber targeted for corp. boards & NACD certification
    • Collaboration with International Association of Privacy Professionals proposed by former RSA Chair Art Covelo to find a common policy ground between privacy and security communities
    • Updating the Cyber Trak service provided free to ISA sponsors by DLA Piper. New services planned for 2.0 launch in the fall
    • Proposal from ASIS for ISA to collaborate on cyber security standards integrating physical and cyber risk management
    • ISA Board member’s contributions to Social contract 3.0 — visionary look at what the next President and Congress ought to focus on in cyber security.
    • ISA 15th Anniversary coinciding with the release of ISA Cyber Social Contract 3.0 including conference and Presidential candidate invites
    • Progress made by the ISA EU Affiliate the Internet Security Alliance For Europe (ISAFE)
  • ISA President Clinton presents at the International Security Management Association conference in Paris
  • ISA President Clinton is featured speaker at the inaugural meeting of the Rhode Island Cyber Security Commission, Chaired by ISA Board member Scott DePasquale
  • ISA provides Key Note Address for the Open Group Annual conference in Baltimore Maryland reprising presentation on cyber insurance initially given at this past springs RSA conference in San Francisco