Headquartered in the United States and with offices in London, Hong Kong and Tokyo, the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc., (ISC)², is the global, not-for-profit leader in educating and certifying information security professionals throughout their careers. (ISC)² is recognized for Gold Standard certifications and world class education programs. (ISC)² provides vendor-neutral education products, career services, and Gold Standard credentials to professionals in more than 135 countries. (ISC)² has nearly 90,000 certified industry professionals worldwide.
The (ISC)² chapter program provides members a forum to facilitate the exchange of knowledge and ideas, development of leadership and professional skills, and advancement of information systems security. It also provides its members with access to a variety of industry resource and educational programs to keep our members informed of the latest advances in technology and techniques. (ISC)² Chapters provide members with the opportunity to build a local network of peers to share knowledge, exchange resources, collaborate on projects, and they create new ways to earn CPE credits.
The (ISC)² Foundation is a charitable organization that encourages community service and engagement with lasting effects on communities around the globe by supporting community education programs that leverage the unique skill sets of information security professionals. It is dedicated to building the next generation of information security professionals with scholarships aimed at students from high school through post-graduate work, and it supports research that illuminates the information security issues facing governments, private industry, educators, the security profession and society.