What Is CobiT ™?
The Control Objectives for Information and related
Technology (CobiT) is an open standard for IT control and security; a set of
best practices (framework) for information technology (IT) management created
by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), and the IT
Governance Institute (ITGI) in 1992.
It consists of 6 components: Executive Summary, Management
Guidelines, Control Objectives, CobiT Framework, Audit Guidelines, and
It provides managers, auditors, and IT users with a set of generally accepted measures, indicators, processes and best practices to assist them in understanding their IT systems and decide the level of security and control that is necessary to protect their companies assets through the development of an IT governance model.
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