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Invited by Dr. Patrick Lee, academic advocate of ISACA Macao Chapter, Mr. Daroon, member of ISACA Student/Academic Subcommittee (SAS) gave a guest lecture with topic of "IS Audit & Role of an IS Auditor" to the students from Business Technology Management class, the Masters of Science (Accounting) on 22nd March 2011 at the University of Macau.  Mr. Geoffroy Thonon, president of ISACA Macao Chapter was also invited as a representative of the chapter to introduce the history, past and current works of the chapter.

Within one-hour talk, Mr. Darron has shared what IS auditing is about, the role of auditor and its job coverage, as well as IS auditor's career path.  Students were actively involved in the lecture and raised lots of questions.  The lecture also provided a chance for ISACA to give a positive message and impressive impact to the students.

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Mr. Daroon, member of ISACA Student/Academic Subcommittee (SAS), introduces ISACA's cerfications to the students.


The mobile devices, smart phones of today are more powerful than we ever could have imagined.  The proliferation of these devices in corporate environments creates new and wider potential security risks and threats to the organizations through inadequate maintenance from their owners, or deliberately tampering of the operating system through intentional exploitation of the device’s vulnerabilities.

ISACA (Macao Chapter) is pleased to announce the CPD seminar – “Mobile Devices, Smart Phone, Jailbreak and Security”. This seminar investigates test cases to build up a background on where this situation is going and what are the compensating controls that can be placed in an organization for this risk vector.

One CPE point can be earned by attending the seminar.

Seminar Details:

Date & Time: 15th November 2010 (Tuesday), 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Venue: Manetic Seminar Room

Av. do Infante D Henrique 43-53A

Edf. The Macao Square 7-Andar, Macau

Language: English

Cost : MOP100 (Members & Students)

MOP200 (Non-members)

For registration, please download the registration form.

Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) access points are now used extensively for private loacal area networks.  Yet, signals from these access points are often not managed well and remain security risks.

The Seminar focuses on a practical approach to performing a wirelss LAN audits in a manner that will not interfere with yours or other's networks.  Furthermore, the methods of compliation and analysis of such audit results will be shared.  By attending the seminar, you will be taught how to perform an audit, prepare report, and be able to discover any alternations from policy on WLAN access points.  One CPE point can be earned by attending the seminar.

Seminar Details:

Date & Time: 7th September 2011 (Wednesday), 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Venue: Manetic Seminar Room

Av. do Infante D Henrique 43-53A

Edf. The Macao Square 7-Andar, Macau

Language: English

Cost : FREE (Wardriving Participants - 17th Sept)

MOP100 (Members & Students)

MOP200 (Non-members)

For registration, please download the registration form.

The explosion of social networking has created new opportunities to develop friendships, romance and business communications.  However, those social platforms also pose threats to the users and the organizations as the hackers using social engineering to gain access to your account and steal personal or business data for malicious activities.

In view of this emerging threat, the ISACA Macao Chapter is organizing a CPD seminar on "Social Networking Security" to share how an organization may be able to leverage social networking facilities in a secure manner.  This presentation will deal with the modern equivalents to social networking highlighting some areas of technical and strategic interest for security in an organization.  With this knowledge, a staff, manager and director of an organization will be able to have a holistic view of the offerings that social networking provides, and how to secure it.

Seminar Details:

Date & Time: 23rd May 2011 (Monday), 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Venue: Manetic Seminar Room, Av. do Infante D Henrique 43-53A,

Edf. The Macao Square 7-Andar, Macau

Language: English

Cost : MOP100 (Members & Students) / MOP200 (Non-members)

For registration, please download the registration form.

ISACA Macao Chapter is pleased to announce the CPD seminar - Wireless LAN Auditing - "SET - UP", a practical instruction allows you to apply the skills immediately for an audit by youself !

This is a practical that will show how to set up laptops for the purpose of performing a wirelss LAN audits in a manner that will not interfere with yours or other's networks.  Data will then be shown how to be scrubbed of identifying information and then how to produce a map of the GPS location plots from the data collected.  Reporting requirements are then addressed for a professional looking report.

One valuable CPE point can be earned by attending the seminar.

Seminar Details:

Date & Time: 16th November 2011 (Wednesday), 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Venue: Manetic Seminar Room

Av. do Infante D Henrique 43-53A

Edf. The Macao Square 7-Andar, Macau

Language: English

Cost : FREE !!

For registration, please download the registration form.

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