Dear (ISC)² InterSeC Users:
Please be aware that InterSeC, (ISC)²'s forum and job board site for members, non-members, and the public, will be permanently shut down on April 30, 2016. (ISC)² was notified by the company that owns and runs the InterSeC platform about changes that will affect service. In light of these changes, (ISC)² has opted to terminate the service, while alternative solutions are being researched. If you have questions about InterSeC, please contact

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InterSec Community Requirements

By joining InterSec you agree:

  • You are a professional individual with experience or interest within the application or information security industry.
  • You are who you say you are.
  • Inactivity from your user account for 3 months or more may result in de-activation at any time.
  • This site is for professionals within application and information security. Membership is not open for vendors or individuals wishing to sell a product or service.
  • Commercial solicitation or promotions including political campaigning or electioneering are prohibited.
  • You will indemnify and hold (ISC)² harmless from any liability arising from postings or your use of the InterSec site.
  • That your use of this site is governed by Massachusetts law and exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or dispute arising out of your use of InterSec is in the state courts of Massachusetts, without regards to any conflict of law provision.

Community Usage Requirements

This community is governed by the following set of standards that apply to all community members and their posts. While the site is not moderated or monitored, we reserve the right to remove any material that does not (in our judgment) comply with these standards and to revoke posting privileges at our discretion. In most instances, community members will be warned of offending behavior, and repeated warnings may result in banning. Our decisions are considered final.
  1. This site is for professionals within application and information security. Membership is not open for vendors or individuals wishing to sell a product or service.
  2. Be respectful and civil to other community members and guests, even in disagreement.
  3. Vulgar, profane, or sexually graphic content (posts, member names, subject lines, images, etc.) is not allowed.
  4. Threatening, defamatory, racist, abusive, hateful, violent, or obscene language or behavior will not be tolerated.
  5. Participation in, suggesting, or encouraging any illegal activity is cause for immediate deletion and suspension of posting privileges and may be reported to the appropriate authorities.
  6. We encourage you to provide valuable links to other online resources. Before directly posting articles, news reports, or other copyrighted material, however, please secure the permission of the relevant copyright owners.
  7. Do not flood or spam, or post chain letters, pyramid schemes, junk mail, etc.
  8. This is a place for creating connections, including discussion of best practices, services, products, but blatant commercial solicitation, including requests for investors or capital, promoting products or services, or other advertisement is not acceptable. Political, religious discussions and any campaigning or electioneering is prohibited.
  9. This is a public discussion forum. Do not post any private information about yourself or your business that you do not wish to be widely available public knowledge. Under no circumstances should you share or post any financial or sensitive information with the community. When sharing contact information, please use a private message. It is not recommended to post personal information such as home address or personal telephone numbers. Please be advised that because your User ID will be viewable by the entire community, you may not want to use your full name as your User ID.
  10. Please keep in mind that community members may claim expertise or status (legal, medical, etc) that they may not, in fact, possess. Thoughtful discretion should be given to all advice found on the site.
  11. Discussing your community experience or that of a competitor, both positive and negative is acceptable, but excessively abusive language is not. Also keep in mind that excessively negative comments about an individual or company can be considered defamatory and subject you to legal action. Think before you write.
  12. The views expressed by community members on the site do not necessarily reflect the views of (ISC)², its employees, or agents.
  13. If you witness violations of the guidelines as stated, please click the Report Abuse link at the top of the left navigation bar

Copyright Agent:

Graham Jackson
(ISC)² General Counsel
311 Park Place Blvd, Suite 400
Clearwater, FL 33759 USA

E-mail:gjackson at isc2 dot org

Note: Only copyright complaints should be sent to agent.

For complaints or problems regarding other matters related to this forum, please contact (ISC)² at intersechelp at isc2 dot org.