Expand Your Peer Network, Enhance Your Professional Stature & Achieve Your Personal Career Goals
Your local chapter and ISSA International will provide you with a wealth of resources to keep you current with industry trends and developments in our ever-evolving field. What can we do for you today?
Expand Your Network

Through chapter affiliation and engagement and participation at the international level, you'll make new connections and expand your network of cyber security professionals

Learn and Grow

Ongoing educational opportunities through regular chapter meetings, quarterly Cyber Executive Forums, web conferences, and our annual International Summit

Level up Your Career

Membership gives you access to people, resources and opportunities that allow you to accelerate career development & progress along the Cyber Security Career Lifecycle®

Choose the Membership That's Right for You
Our membership options are designed to meet the needs of cyber security professionals at every stage of the Cyber Security Career Lifecycle®
General Membership
Developing & Connecting Cyber Security Professionals Globally
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Cyber Executive Membership
Join an Exclusive Community of Cyber Security Leaders
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Government Organizational Membership
The Ideal Membership for Government Agency Employees
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Student Membership
The Benefits of Membership at Student-Friendly Rates
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Guest Membership
Stay Current With ISSA Industry News as a Guest User
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Corporate Membership
Enjoy Preferred Rates with ISSA's Corporate Membership Program
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What Our Members Say
ISSA members get a lot of real-world value from their memberships - from professional networking and peer support to educational and career development opportunities
ISSA Events
From our annual International Summit and web conferences to our quarterly Cyber Executive Forums and chapter events, there's always something going on.
ISSA International Summit
The ISSA International Summit is our signature event, bringing together many of the sharpest minds in the cyber security world
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Cyber Executive Forum
Four times every year, senior-level security executives convene to share and gather insights on the top issues they face
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Web Conferences
ISSA Web Conferences bring together people from around the world to share leading industry presentations
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Chapter Events
Most of our chapters have a busy calendar of a wide range of member-focused events
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ISSA Publications
From our annual ESG/ISSA survey to our monthly Journal, we keep our members informed
The ISSA Journal
Every month our members enjoy exclusive content written by some of the brightest minds in the cyber security world. Click on the button below to download a complimentary copy of the Journal's featured article for October 2020.
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2019 ESG/ISSA Survey
The fourth annual global study from ESG and ISSA finds 45% state cybersecurity skills shortage has only gotten worse over the past few years. Why has nothing changed?
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Cyber Security Career Lifecycle®

ISSA developed the Cyber Security Career Lifecycle® (CSCL) as a means to identify with its members. ISSA members span the information security profession; from those not yet in the profession to those who are retiring. Realizing that the needs of its members change, as individual progress through the career, so should the services that ISSA offers.

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An individual who has not yet (and never has) obtained a position working in the cyber security field.
Entry Level
An individual who has yet to master general cyber security methodologies / principles.
Entry Level
Mid Career
An individual who has mastered general security methodologies / principles and has determined their area of focus or specialty.
Mid Career
Senior Level
An individual who has extensive experience in cyber security and has been in the profession for 10+ years.
Senior Level
Security Leader
An individual who has extensive security experience, ability to direct and integrate security into an organization.
Security Leader
ISSA International Board

The ISSA Board is made up of experienced cyber security professionals who are passionate about the industry & committed to serving our members

Candy Alexander

Candy Alexander has been working in cyber security for 30 years, growing...

Deb Peinert

Vice President
With over 30 years in Information Security, Deb has experience in various...

Shawn Murray

Shawn Murray is a Principal Scientist with the United States Missile Defense...

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