2Convergent Security Risks in Physical Security Systems and IT Infrastructures
The Alliance for Enterprise Security Risk Management
) is a partnership of three leading international security organizations, formed to address issuessurrounding the convergence of traditional and logical security.
ASIS International (
) is the preeminent organizationfor security professionals, with more than 34,000 members worldwide.Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials thataddress broad security interests, such as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, as well asspecific security topics. ASIS also advocates the role and value of the security management profession to business, the media, government entities and the public. By providing member and the security community with access to a full range of programs and services, and by publishingthe industry’s number one magazine—
—ASIS leads the way for advanced and improved security performance.
With more than 50,000 members in more than 140 countries, ISACA(
) is a recognized worldwide leader in IT governance,control, security and assurance. Founded in 1969, ISACA sponsorsinternational conferences, publishes the
Information Systems Control Journal
, developsinternational information systems auditing and control standards, and administers the globallyrespected Certified Information Systems Auditor™ (CISA
) designation, earned by more than48,000 professionals since inception, and the Certified Information Security Manager
)designation, a groundbreaking credential earned by more than 6,000 professionals since the program’s inception.
The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA), with more than13,000 individual members and 106 chapters around the world, is thelargest international, not-for-profit association for information security professionals. It provides educational forums, information resources and peer interactionopportunities to enhance the knowledge, skill and professional growth of its members. ISSAmembers are consistently recognized as experts on critical issues in the area of informationsecurity, and the association is viewed as an important resource for small businesses, globalenterprises and government organizations alike. Working closely with other industryorganizations such as (ISC)
, ASIS and ISACA, and leading worldwide initiatives like theGAISP and the recommended CISO education curriculum, ISSA is focused on providingleadership and maintaining its role as The Global Voice of Information Security.