's subsidiary CMMI Institute is also housing a Center of Excellence at the new location.
UIT has already started the first batch of CISA and CISM courses in collaboration with ISACA
. The collaboration between the two organizations will go a long way in grooming resources of the country's IT industry.
is an independent, nonprofit, global association which engages in the development, adoption and use of globally accepted, industry-leading knowledge and practices for information systems.
According to ISACA
's January 2016 Cybersecurity Snapshot, the top three cyber threats in 2016 are:
The Cybersecurity Snapshot 2016 by ISACA
based on research among 2,920 security professionals in 121 countries-including close to 160 in India-throws some interesting insights.
is an international association of professionals in information security, assurance, risk management and governance.
The minister was briefed on the joint initiative (Competence) between ISACA
and Higher Stream company which aims at engaging Bahraini women job seekers in training courses on work ethic and basic skills prior to involving them in labor market.
Fergusons and Company; and Zain Ansari, Executive Director, Deloitte Pakistan, President ISACA
From last year's cyber incidents, the top four threat drivers that exploited organisations were 46 per cent cybercriminals, 41 per cent non-malicious insiders, 40 per cent hackers and 29 per cent malicious insiders, according to ISACA
The event is free for BCICAI and ISACA
Bahrain Chapter members, while others have to pay BD15 each to attend.
Marc Vael, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC, international vice president of ISACA
, said, "What is apparent from this study is the perception of control.
Marc Vael, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC, CISSP, is international vice president of ISACA
and chief audit executive at Smals, a Belgian not-for-profit IT organization with more than 1,800 people working exclusively for the Belgian federal government on social security automation.