Mastering the Certified Information Systems Auditor Exam
By John Kramer
Final Release Date: May 2003
The first commercially available book to offer CISA study material
The CISA certification is a prerequisite for many audit andsecurity job postings in the marketplace today. Becom-ing certifiedtakes years of experience and exposure to information systems andrisk and control techniques. In this book, John Kramer refers tohis own experiences as an auditor and an audit manager to offer yousome unique insight to passing the CISA exam, performing IS audits,and audit management, as well as teaching entry-level IS auditors.This firsthand knowledge of what works and what information is mostrelevant to the professional IS auditor prepares you to study forand pass the CISA exam and perform IS audits with confidence.
Organized according to the examination content areas that arecurrently defined for preparation and study for the CISAexamination, each chapter includes sample test questions found onthe CISA examination. In addition to valuable reference materialand glossaries of terms, this book covers:
The IS audit process (ten percent of test content)
Management, planning, and organization of information systems(eleven percent of test content)
Technical infrastructure and operational practices (thirteenpercent of test content)
Protection of information assets (twenty-five percent of testcontent)
Disaster, recovery, and business continuity (ten percent oftest content)
Business application system development, acquisition,implementation, and maintenance (sixteen percent of testcontent)
Business process evaluation and risk management (fifteenpercent of test content)
Test yourself using the interactive CD-ROM! This CD-ROM includesthe Wiley test engine powered by top-rated Boson software, whichallows you to test yourself using practice exams that are randomlygenerated from the questions in the book.