CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional Study Guide / Edition 3

CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional Study Guide / Edition 3

by James M. Stewart, Ed Tittel, Mike Chapple
     
 

Develop the Skills to Achieve CISSP Certification

If your goal is to become a certified security professional, then the CISSP certification and this study guide are for you. This practical guide walks you through each of the updated CISSP Common Body of Knowledge domains to provide you with a clear understanding of the material. You'll learn helpful

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Develop the Skills to Achieve CISSP Certification

If your goal is to become a certified security professional, then the CISSP certification and this study guide are for you. This practical guide walks you through each of the updated CISSP Common Body of Knowledge domains to provide you with a clear understanding of the material. You'll learn helpful tips along the way to help you prepare for each section of the exam and develop practical skills that you can effectively apply on the job. Inside, find:

Full coverage of all exam objectives in a systematic approach, so you can be confident you're getting the instruction you need for the exam

Practical written labs to reinforce critical skills

Real-world scenarios that put what you've learned in the context of actual job roles

Challenging review questions in each chapter to prepare you for exam day

Exam Essentials, a key feature in each chapter that identifies critical areas you must become proficient in before taking the exam

A detailed objective map that shows the reader where each of the BoK domains is covered in the book, so you can track your exam prep objective by objective

Sybex Exam Prep Tools

Go to www.sybex.com/go/cissp6e to register and download a full set of electronic test prep tools to help you thoroughly prepare for the exam. These include:

  • Chapter review questions
  • Three full-length practice exams
  • Electronic flashcards
  • Glossary of terms in PDF

Download practice exams and chapter review questions

Reinforce your understanding with electronic flashcards

Includes Real-World Scenarios, Written Exercises, and Access to Exam Prep Software Featuring:

  • + Three Full-Length Practice Exams
  • + Over 1,000 Practice Questions
  • + Electronic Flashcards

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780782144437
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/12/2005
Edition description:
Study Guid
Pages:
800
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.80(d)

Meet the Author

James Michael Stewart, CISSP, is a security expert who has authored numerous publications, books, and courseware.

Ed Tittel, CISSP, is a freelance writer and a regular contributor to numerous publications, including C|Net, InfoWorld, and Windows IT Pro. Ed has authored over 130 books.

Mike Chapple, CISSP, is an IT security professional with the University of Notre Dame.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Assessment Test.

Chapter 1. Accountability and Access Control.

Chapter 2. Attacks and Monitoring.

Chapter 3. ISO Model, Network Security, and Protocols.

Chapter 4. Communications Security and Countermeasures.

Chapter 5. Security Management Concepts and Principles.

Chapter 6. Asset Value, Policies, and Roles.

Chapter 7. Data and Application Security Issues.

Chapter 8. Malicious Code and Application Attacks.

Chapter 9. Cryptography and Private Key Algorithms.

Chapter 10. PKI and Cryptographic Applications.

Chapter 11. Priciples of Computer Design.

Chapter 12. Principles of Security Models.

Chapter 13. Administrative Management.

Chapter 14. Auditing and Monitoring.

Chapter 15. Business Continuity Planning.

Chapter 16. Disaster Recovery Planning.

Chapter 17. Law and Investigations.

Chapter 18. Incidents and Ethics.

Chapter 19. Physical Security Requirements.

Glossary.

Index.

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