About us

The ISF is a leading global authority on information security and risk management.


Our extensive research, practical tools and expert guidance are used by our valued Members to overcome the wide-ranging information security challenges which impact businesses around the world on a daily basis.

The ISF has been helping organisations develop cyber resilience for over 30 years and our Members range from Fortune 500 and Forbes 2000 listed corporations to public sector bodies and government departments. Dedicated to meeting the increasing demand for practical business-driven solutions to cyber security and risk management problems, the ISF undertakes a leading-edge research programme, providing Members with the opportunity to develop best practices and share a wealth of expertise. The key event enabling Members to do this is the ISF World Congress.

In addition, the ISF provides Members and non-Members with a full range of consultancy services to assist in the implementation of ISF tools, research and methodologies addressing issues relating to governance, risk and compliance.

How the ISF Delivers Value

Providing practical business-driven solutions to cyber security and risk management problems

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Meet the ISF Experts

Get to know some of our ISF Analysts, their interests and specialities.
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What our Members have to say about the ISF

Hear what some of our Members said at the 30th ISF Annual Congress in Dublin

Emmerentia Du Plooy

Standard Bank Group

Vivek Khindria

Loblaw Companies Ltd