Chapter 8. Physical Security

This chapter helps you prepare for the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) exam by covering the following ISACA objectives, which include understanding the role and importance of physical security. This includes items such as the following.


Evaluate the design, implementation, and monitoring of environmental controls to prevent or minimize loss.

Evaluate the design, implementation, and monitoring of physical access controls to ensure that information assets are adequately safeguarded.

Evaluate the processes and procedures used to store, retrieve, transport, and dispose of confidential information assets.

Knowledge Statements

Knowledge of environmental protection practices and devices (e.g., fire suppression, ...

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