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Unlock Your Potential and Master the CISSP Certification Exam with Confidence


Are you looking to advance your career in cybersecurity and validate your expertise in information security management? Do you aspire to become a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)? Look no further!


Mastering CISSP is your comprehensive guide to understanding and mastering the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification exam. Authored by cybersecurity expert Kris Hermans, this book provides invaluable insights, comprehensive coverage, and practical strategies to help you succeed in your CISSP journey.

Mastering CISSP

  • 1.Introduction to CISSP Certification
    1.1.Understanding the CISSP Certification
    1.2.Importance and Benefits of CISSP
    1.3.CISSP Domains and Exam Structure
    1.4.CISSP Exam Preparation Tips and Resources

    2.Security and Risk Management
    2.1.Security Governance and Principles
    2.2.Risk Management Frameworks and Methodologies
    2.3.Legal and Regulatory Compliance
    2.4.Professional Ethics and Security Policies
    2.5.Security Awareness, Training, and Education

    3.Asset Security
    3.1.Asset Classification and Ownership
    3.2.Data Privacy and Protection
    3.3.Data Retention and Disposal
    3.4.Physical and Environmental Security Controls
    3.5.Secure System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

    4.Security Architecture and Engineering
    4.1.Security Models and Frameworks
    4.2.System and Component Security Controls
    4.3.Cryptography and Encryption
    4.4.Secure Network and Communication Design
    4.5.Secure Software Development Practices

    5.Communication and Network Security
    5.1.Network Architecture and Design
    5.2.Network Components and Protocols
    5.3.Secure Network Access Controls
    5.4.Network Security Devices and Technologies
    5.5.Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) and Remote Access

    6.Identity and Access Management (IAM)
    6.1.IAM Concepts and Components
    6.2.User Identification and Authentication
    6.3.Access Control Methods and Technologies
    6.4.Identity Lifecycle Management
    6.5.Single Sign-On (SSO) and Federation

    7.Security Assessment and Testing
    7.1.Security Assessment Methodologies
    7.2.Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing
    7.3.Security Controls Testing and Review
    7.4.Security Metrics and Measurement
    7.5.Incident Response Testing and Management

    8.Security Operations
    8.1.Security Operations Center (SOC)
    8.2.Security Monitoring and Incident Response
    8.3.Threat Intelligence and Information Sharing
    8.4.Security Awareness and Training Programs
    8.5.Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning

    9.Software Development Security
    9.1.Secure Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
    9.2.Software Security Testing and Code Review
    9.3.Secure Coding Practices and Techniques
    9.4.Application Security Controls and Best Practices
    9.5.Web and Mobile Application Security

    10.CISSP Domain Integration
    10.1.Aligning Security Domains and Risk Management
    10.2.Security Governance and Compliance
    10.3.Secure System Development and Operations
    10.4.Incident Response and Business Continuity
    10.5.Integration of Security Controls and Technologies

    11.Legal, Regulations, Investigations, and Compliance
    11.1.Laws and Regulations
    11.2.Computer Crime Investigations
    11.3.Evidence Collection and Preservation
    11.4.Privacy and Data Protection Regulations
    11.5.Compliance Audits and Assessments

    12.Emerging Trends and Future Challenges
    12.1.Cloud Security and Virtualization
    12.2.Mobile and IoT Security
    12.3.Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Security
    12.4.Blockchain Technology and Security Applications
    12.5.Cybersecurity Career Development and Lifelong Learning

    13.1.CISSP Exam Preparation Resources
    13.2.CISSP Exam Question Samples and Practice Tests
    13.3.Glossary of CISSP Terms
    13.4.CISSP Code of Ethics and Professional Standards

    About the author

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