Information Security Essentials for IT Auditors

Programme Objectives

  • Use information security frameworks, common architectures and security models
  • Identify access control mechanisms to protect information through application and database security design
  • Analyze network, operational and physical security practices
  • Assess information security risks ranging from remote access and wireless to virtualization
  • Identify, measure and mitigate information security risks relevant to today‚Äôs complex IT systems and challenges

Programme Outline IT auditors must have wide range of skills across a broad array of technologies and platforms. This course provides the IT audit professional with an opportunity to deepen their knowledge across a range of various technologies, using practical hands on presentations and demonstrations, to enable IT auditors and security professionals to identify and analyze risks associated with a range of infrastructure platforms. CPD hours:6 Fee: CRA members AU$400 Non-members AU$800 Presenter: Mr. Markus Lion, FCCA, CPA, CRA Mr. Lion has extensive experience working within the financial markets sector in Asia. He has deep technical knowledge covering listed companies, multinationals, initial public offerings and mergers and acquisitions due diligence gained over 18 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He was also the CFO of one of the largest financial institutions in Singapore. He is both a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) and Fellow Certified Public Accountant (FCPA) and has provided advisory services to many public listed companies, multinationals and government-linked companies on the development of financial reporting standards, corporate governance and risk management, and changes in regulatory environment.