This CISSP course helps prepare security professionals to pass the (ISC)² CISSP exam. The course provides a thorough presentation of the ten domains covered under the (ISC)² Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) including an understanding of their related concepts, technologies and theories. Earning the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification is the best way to demonstrate your qualifications as an expert professional in the field of information security.
CISSP Domains Covered:
- Domain 1 Telecommunications, Network, and Internet Security
- Domain 2 Security Architecture and Models
- Domain 3 Cryptography
- Domain 4 Security Management Practices
- Domain 5 Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning
- Domain 6 Law, Investigations, and Ethics
- Domain 7 Access Control
- Domain 8 Application Development Security
- Domain 9 Physical Security
- Domain 10 Operations Security
This course maps to the certification exam objectives and offers numerous features such as exam tips and case studies.
About the CISSP Examination
The CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) exam is a six-hour, monitored paper-based exam covering 10 domains of information system security knowledge, each representing a specific area of expertise. The CISSP examination consists of 250 multiple choice questions covering topics such as Access Control Systems, Cryptography, and Security Management Practices, and is administered by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium or (ISC)². (ISC)² promotes the CISSP exam as an aid to evaluating personnel performing information security functions. For information about qualifying to take the certification exam, go to the (ISC)² Web page (https://www.ics2.org) and click on "Examinations".
You must have a minimum of five years of direct full-time security work experience in two or more of the 10 domains of the information systems security CBK®. If certain circumstances apply with appropriate documentation, candidates are eligible to waive one year of professional experience.
No meeting on May 27.
CompTIA Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates competency in network security, compliance and operational security, threats and vulnerabilities, application data and host security, access control and identity management, and cryptography. This course is targeted toward information technology (IT) professionals who have networking and system administration skills in a Windows®-based environment and familiarity with Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) networks and who want to further a career in IT by acquiring a foundational knowledge of security topics, prepare for the CompTIA Security+ Certification examination, or use Security+ as the foundation for advanced security certifications or career roles.
Completion of CompTIA Network+ certification and technical networking experience with an emphasis on security
The CompTIA® Security+™ certification exam is a vendor neutral world-wide standard for foundation-level security practitioners. Exam objectives were developed with input from industry, government, and academic professionals. Although available, you don’t need research to tell you the importance of IT security. Human error along with spyware, malware, e-mail attacks, viruses, worms, and wireless technology are reasons for security training and certification. This Security+ course is taught with a practical approach to prepare you for the certification exam and for skills required on the job. You will apply general security concepts to real world scenarios. Competencies exactly match the CompTIA® certification exam areas:
A study guide is included. If you are interested in getting CISSP certified, starting with Security+ is advisable. Prior to moving on to CISSP, taking CCNA Security gives you more depth and understanding of network security.
About the CompTIA® Security+™ Exam: CompTIA® Security+™ is a vendor-neutral certification that is recognized by major corporations and is accredited by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). If you are planning to take the CompTIA® Security+™ certification exam, it is recommended that you have the "CompTIA® Network+ certification and two years of technical networking experience, with an emphasis on security." For more information about the certification exam, go to: http://certification.comptia.org
Two years of networking experience in a professional environment with emphasis on security. Network+ certification or equivalent knowledge and experience is also highly recommended.
Certification exam is not included.
No meeting on June 11.