Promoting security awareness and development.

We are an unincorporated not-for-profit organization dedicated to promote and support the profession of information security.  We operate purely on a volunteer basis.  We do not charge membership or event fees, and operate without financial sponsorship as much as we can.

 

Vision – why are we here

To promote and support the profession of information security, and be recognized as the premier volunteer security organization for promoting the profession of information security in Vancouver and the province.

 

Mission – what we do

To hold events that support and promote information security professionals.  To serve information security professionals by facilitating the exchange of security information and knowledge consistent with the (ISC)² values and principles through the process of continuous improvement in the following disciplines:  Administration Security, Personnel Security, Physical Security, Network Security, Application Software Security, Data Security, Operations Security, Business Continuity Planning, Mandatory Compliance and Investigations.

(That’s the formal list.  We’ve also covered security architecture, security awareness, information security theory, process security, practical cryptography, malware management, and quality assurance.)