Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) August 19, 2015
(ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”) the largest not-for-profit body of certified information and software security professionals worldwide with nearly 110,000 members, today announced its slate of candidates for the 2016 Board of Directors election. The 13-member Board provides strategy, governance and oversight for the organization, grants certifications to qualifying candidates, and enforces adherence to the (ISC)² Code of Ethics.
The (ISC)² Board of Directors have endorsed the following slate of candidates for the 2016 election:
- Dr. Kevin Charest, CISSP, HCISPP, U.S.A.
- Dan Glass, CISSP, U.S.A.
- David Kennedy, CISSP, U.S.A.
- Ajoy Kumar, CSSLP, CCSP, U.S.A.
- Rich Mogull, CISSP, U.S.A.
- Wim Remes, CISSP, Belgium
- Prof. Hiroshi Yasuda, CISSP, Japan
Voting for the election will take place from November 16 at 8:00 a.m. EST/1:00 p.m. GMT through November 30 at 5:00 p.m. EST/10:00 p.m. GMT. For more information about the 2016 slate candidates, please visit https://www.isc2.org/board-slate/default.aspx. For more information about the Board of Directors election process, please visit https://www.isc2.org/board-election-process/default.aspx.
Formed in 1989, (ISC)² is the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals worldwide, with nearly 110,000 members in more than 160 countries. Globally recognized as the Gold Standard, (ISC)² issues the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) and related concentrations, as well as the Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP®), the Certified Cyber Forensics Professional (CCFPSM), Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSPSM), Certified Authorization Professional (CAP®), HealthCare Information Security and Privacy Practitioner (HCISPP®), and Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP®) credentials to qualifying candidates. (ISC)²’s certifications are among the first information technology credentials to meet the stringent requirements of ISO/IEC Standard 17024, a global benchmark for assessing and certifying personnel. (ISC)² also offers education programs and services based on its CBK®, a compendium of information and software security topics. More information is available at http://www.isc2.org.
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(ISC)² Manager, Global Communications