(ISACA, Rolling Meadows, IL, www.isaca.org) A membership association dedicated to information systems auditing and security and certification (see CISA and CISM). ISACA was founded as the EDP Auditors Association in 1969; subsequently the Information Systems Audit and Control Association and finally just its acronym.
Provides education, training, and research for professionals in the areas of IT governance, security, and auditing. It was founded in 1967 and now has more than 50,000 members worldwide in more than 60 countries. ISACA Website. [Online, April 8, 2006.] http://www.isaca.org.