The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members.
To promote a secure digital world.
ISSA is a nonprofit organization for the information security profession committed to promoting effective cyber security on a global basis.
a) Being a respected forum for networking and collaboration
b) Providing education and knowledge sharing at all career lifecycle stages
c) Being a highly regarded voice of information security that influences public opinion, government legislation, education and technology with objective expertise that supports sound decision-making”
Integrity: Evidenced by a reputation for trustworthiness earned through ethical, fair, transparent, and professional behavior.
Excellence: Evidenced by a commitment to expertise and experience in our field.
Respect: Evidenced in appreciation of the value of diverse perspectives and experience in promoting a culture of leadership and innovation in a global organization.
Goal A: Leadership: ISSA will lead the global security community collaboration to protect society from security threats.
Goal B: Program: ISSA will provide the profession with highly qualified practitioners and high quality education and training.
Goal C: Influence: ISSA will serve as a respected and trusted source and advisor on information security related technology, education, standards, and legislation.