Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Awareness (Entry Level)

  • 13m
  • 13 questions
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Awareness (Entry Level) benchmark measures your understanding of the knowledge and technical skills required for auditing, control, and security. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to participate in discussions about CISA topics and provide input.

Topics covered

  • align business needs with secured technological solutions
  • align data protection policies with GDPR
  • define how cryptography protects data
  • define how the CIA triad enhances IT security
  • describe how GDPR assures data privacy
  • describe when various virtualization technologies should be used
  • identify client needs that map to business objectives
  • identify how IT governance provides a structured approach to ensuring IT solutions are aligned with business goals, including outsourced tasks
  • interpret various types of documentation when preparing an IS audit
  • recall how auditing standards provide guidance for conducting efficient audits
  • recall how IS auditing shows whether IT solutions meet business objectives efficiently and effectively
  • recognize expectations of conduct for CISA certified individuals
  • recognize how an IT maturity model provides an assessment as to whether technology is effectively meeting business needs