CISA is to Audit what CPA and CA are to Accounting. CISAs are recognized internationally as professionals with the knowledge, skills, experience, and credibility to leverage standards, manage vulnerabilities, ensure compliance, offer solutions, institute controls and deliver value to the enterprise.
ISACA has completed CISA job practice analysis. This analysis resulted in a new CISA job practice that reflects the vital and evolving responsibilities of IT auditors. The new CISA job practice was effective, beginning with the CISA exam administration in June 2011. For purposes of these statements, the terms “enterprise” and “organization” or “organizational” are considered synonymous.