Tag Archives: risk management

Careers After IT Auditing

life-after-it-auditRecently, a reader named Porak asked me what careers IT auditors can move to when they leave auditing (see the original question here).

I couldn’t find much on the Internet on this topic, but there’s a lot of options.

I’ve actually worked in quite a few of the areas mentioned below…

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When Mgmt Ignores Security

Too many security folks push security for its own sake–they insist things should be locked down, blocked, and forbidden.

Good security, as well as risk management, is a matter of degree. You need to secure just enough to get by. In other words, don’t spend time, effort, and money implementing security that you don’t need and/or management has not approved.

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