2023 Physical Penetration Testing White Paper SME Reviewers

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Signup Deadline: 26 May, 2023
Starts: 21 Jun, 2023
Ends: 05 Jul, 2023


This group of volunteers will participate in the review of a white paper about Physical Penetration Testing, specifically how it can impact an organization. High-level topics covered in the white paper include the history of the evolution of penetration testing with an emphasis on the physical aspect of penetration testing, why it is crucial to conduct these kinds of assessments, preparation and readiness, etc.

Anticipated Outcomes:

The volunteers will support the delivery of a white paper on the topic of physical penetration testing by reviewing a draft white paper for technical accuracy.

It is expected that the draft document will be available for review by late June 2023. Volunteer reviewers will have approximately one week to complete their reviews and to provide feedback to the ISACA Principal, Infosec Professional Practices. The timeline may adjust depending on production schedule.

Volunteer Criteria:

  • Current general knowledge and understanding of physical penetration testing.
  • Current working technical knowledge of penetration testing.
  • Familiarity with working in or managing IT or Security Operations.
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity concepts.
  • Geographic area considered for diversity.
  • ISACA membership not required.

Volunteer Benefits:

  • Up to 3 CPE credits (max. 20 annually) in the area of Contributions to the Profession upon successful completion of the term 

All volunteers must have an ISACA Participation Agreement on file.  To see if your agreement is active, visit your volunteer profile. Access all volunteer policies here.


Information Technology
Knowledge and Content

Volunteers Needed:

5 (0 open slots)

Experience Required:

7 - 10 Years Industry Experience

Engagement Points:


CPE Credits:


Staff Facilitator:

chris mcgowan

ISACA's Philosophy on Volunteer Engagement

ISACA encourages the active participation of our dedicated professional community in relevant, compelling and innovative activities at both the regional and international levels. With appreciation for the talent, expertise and experience each person contributes, volunteers and staff work collaboratively to fulfill ISACA's purpose and promise, while benefiting from incredible experiences and accomplishments that instill confidence in our professional and personal growth.