About PISA

The Information Security Association Pakistan (PISA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members.


Our Vision

“To be the momentous body of information security professionals, and employ our proficiency and knowledge to help bring success to general public in the Information Age”


Our Mission

  1. To assist member organization in emergency response and capacity building
  2. To facilitate knowledge and information sharing among the PISA members
  3. To assist IT Industry with research and development to cater Cyber Crimes
  4. To promote security awareness to IT Industry and general public in Pakistan
  5. To be the representative body of information security professionals

 Goals

The primary goal of the PISA is to promote management practices that will ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information resources. The PISA facilitates interaction and education to create a more successful environment for global information systems security and for the professionals involved. Members include practitioners at all levels of the security field in a broad range of industries such as communications, education, healthcare, manufacturing, financial, and government.

PISA is dedicated to providing the following services to the information security community

  1. Promote the education and expand the knowledge and skills of its members in the interrelated fields of information systems security and information data processing
  2. Encourage a free exchange of information security techniques, approaches, and problem solving by its members
  3. Provide communication to keep members abreast of current events in information processing and security, providing benefits to them and their employers
  4. Communicate to management, and to systems and information processing professionals the importance of establishing controls necessary to ensure the secure organization and utilization of information processing resources

PISA-act  Activities

As an organization PISA’s activities revolve around spreading awareness about cyber security and data protection. Following are a few regular activities of PISA:

  1. Organize and provide international conferences, local chapter meetings and seminars that offer educational programs, training and valuable networking opportunities
  2. Provide access to information through the PISA Website as well as online E-Newsletters and in the monthly PISA Journal
  3. Promote networking and collaboration in a trusted community through PISA Connect, an online members only professional networking site
  4. Offer opportunities for members to volunteer by joining committees, which provide leadership opportunities in the security industry

PISA Bylaws