CISA vs CIA : Which Certification is For You

There are almost countless IT certifications. Some focus on IT security and there are a few which are dedicated to auditing.  Previously, we have compared  CISA vs CISM , CISA vs CISSP and CISM vs CISSP. But there are two auditing certifications that people are often confused about. They ask whether they should go for … Read more

Best Cyber Security Certifications: Entry Level and Advanced

Cyber security risks have been increasing manifold and cyber attacks are on the rise world over. Now the magnitude of these attacks is unimaginable. Recently the whole citizen database of India was hacked. Similarly, Facebook also has recently disclosed that its 80 million records were compromised. With this background, it is natural that demand for … Read more

Best Data Analytics Tools for IS Auditors

Information systems auditors have been using computer assisted audit techniques for many decades now. Initially their tools were limited to spreadsheets and SQL on database. However, the need to data analytics has been growing over time and shift of audit focus has been away from sample to audit of whole population. This demand has led … Read more

CISA vs CISM – Key Differences and Which Certification to Get

Both CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditors) and CISM (Certified Information Security Managers) are certifications offered by the same body, i.e., ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association). There is a lot of confusion about which is the best. The introduction of CRISC by ISACA has further complicated the decision. However, this article will only focus on CISA vs. … Read more

CISA Certification: Everything You Need to Know to Be CISA Certified

Want to be counted among the top information systems auditor? CISA certification is your way to that achievement. It is one of the most recognized certification for IT and the only touchstone for IS auditing field. You might have the following questions in mind about this certification: What is CISA certification? CISA is a certification … Read more

What is CISA Certification Cost (Including Exam)

ISACA CISA certification is one of the top paying IT certifications for many years in a row. It is administered by ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association) which also offers other certifications like CISM and CRISC. But CISA is the gold standard certification for information systems auditing profession. To have an idea about CISA … Read more