2019 Whitepaper SME review: “Improve Security, Privacy and Compliance with Continuous Oversight”

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Signup Deadline: 20 Mar, 2019
Starts: 28 Mar, 2019
Ends: 02 Apr, 2019
Location: Online Opportunity


ISACA is looking for volunteers with experience in security and IT assurance to provide subject matter expert review feedback on a whitepaper, tentatively titled “Improve Security, Privacy and Compliance with Continuous Oversight,” which will address the following:

  • Continuous assurance (Full data lifecycle, continuous monitoring, continuous awareness, continuous compliance, challenges, benefits)
  • Continuous supply chain management (Continuous vendor management and oversight, benefits, challenges)
  • Continuous cloud assurance (…Private cloud. ...Community cloud. ...Public cloud. ...Hybrid cloud.)
  • Continuous improvement (What is involved and necessary, including actions, monitoring and metrics)

Anticipated outcomes:

  • A SME reviewed whitepaper which explains the need to have continuous oversight of, and the associated recommended actions for, information security programs specifically around cloud installations.
  • Accepted Subject Matter Experts will receive the draft white paper for review by 28 March via email and must submit comments/edits using MS Word by 2 April.

Volunteer Criteria:

  • Practitioners and leaders in: Information Security, Information Assurance, Privacy, and Compliance.
  • ISACA Membership is not required.
  • Fluency in reading and writing English.

Volunteer benefits:

  • Up to 3 CPE credits (max. 20 annually) in the area of Contributions to the Profession, to be posted upon successful completion of review (if volunteer holds ISACA certification(s).)
  • Acknowledgement in the publication and access to the free download.
  • Influence content published by ISACA to ensure material is accurate and useful for the professional community.


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.


Audit & Assurance
Knowledge and Content

Volunteers Needed:

5 (0 open slots)

Experience Required:

No Experience Necessary

CPE Hours:


Staff Facilitator:

Lisa Villanueva

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