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CISSP introduction 2016 Udemy Course

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CISSP introduction 2016 Udemy Course

  1. 1. CISSP Introduction Certified Information System Security Professional https://www.udemy.com/introduction-to-the-cissp-security- certification/
  2. 2. CISSP Introduction 2 CISSP Training Course Introduction  Introductions  (ISC)2 CISSP and other Certifications  Course Objectives & Exam  New Exam Questions  Study Tips & Resources
  3. 3. Adrian Mikeliunas, Instructor  Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)  Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)  30+ Years IT Experience, 15+ in Information Security  Certified Linux Professional (LPI)  Open Source Evangelist! CISSP Introduction 3
  4. 4. CISSP Introduction 4 (ISC)2 and the CISSP  The International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium or (ISC)2 at https://www.isc2.org/  Founded in 1989, (ISC)² issues Security Certifications & vendor-neutral education products in more than 160 countries  CISSP and SSCP meet the stringent requirements of ANSI/ISO/IEC Standard 17024, a global benchmark for assessing and certifying personnel  International, not-for-profit leader in educating and certifying cyber, information, software and infrastructure security professionals
  5. 5. CISSP Introduction 5 (ISC)2 Certification Programs • Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) − Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) − Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP) − Information Systems Security Management Professional (ISSMP) • Certified Authorization Professional (CAP) • Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP) • Certified Cyber Forensics Professional (CCFP) • HealthCare Information Security & Privacy Practitioner HCISPP • Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) …
  6. 6. CISSP Introduction 6 Why Become a CISSP?  Demonstrates a working knowledge of information security  Confirms commitment to profession  Offers a career differentiator, with enhanced credibility and marketability • Extra Compensation $$$  Provides access to valuable resources, such as peer networking and idea exchange
  7. 7. CISSP Introduction 7 Why Become a CISSP  “The CISSP has emerged as one of the most prominent vendor-neutral certifications.”  “The CISSP provides a holistic approach to security, viewing it as a process, not a product.”  “At a basic minimum, an organization should have a CISSP on staff.”  ISO/IEC Standard 17024 accredited • DoD Directive 8570 Requirement • http://iase.disa.mil/iawip/Pages/iabaseline.aspx
  8. 8. CISSP Introduction 8 Course Objectives  At the end of this course students will: • Be Familiar with the (ISC)2 Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) including common terms, principles, lists, categories, mechanisms, etc. • Be familiar with the CISSP exam process • Be able to develop a study plan for taking and passing the exam.
  9. 9. CISSP Introduction 9 Course Objectives  THIS COURSE IS NOT: • Security Engineering 101 − Not a basic course − Knowledge is assumed • Advanced Security Course − Coverage of material is broad and not-in-depth • Everything you need to pass the CISSP − This course is a part of the strategy to pass the exam − Home Study, Understanding Key Concepts, and Memorization is required.
  10. 10. 8 Domains, 8 Separate Courses!  Security and Risk Management  Asset Security  Security Engineering  Communication and Network Security  Identity and Access Management  Security Assessment and Testing  Security Operations  Software Development Security CISSP Introduction 10 ~1 domain per week…
  11. 11. Exam Preparation Plan  Take the Pre-Course Assessment Exam in 60 minutes  Plan on a minimum of 8 weeks to prepare for the Exam, more depending on your level of proficiency  Each week: • 2 chapters (or about 1 domain)  Practice Exam Questions • www.cccure.org questions CISSP Introduction 11
  12. 12. CISSP Introduction 12 CISSP Requirements  https://www.isc2.org/cissp-how-to-certify.aspx  Required Experience • 5 Year of full time paid work experience in 2 or more of the 8 CBK domains − Or 4 years experience plus a college degree  Pass the Exam • Pass the CISSP exam with a scaled score of 700 points or greater • Create an Account and Schedule your Exam − http://www.vue.com/isc2/
  13. 13. CISSP Introduction 13 Associate of (ISC)2  Can pass the CISSP examination, but lack the years of practical work experience • Must also subscribe to the (ISC)² Code of Ethics and maintain their status in good standing with (ISC)² • After successfully passing the exam and achieving the professional experience requirements, Associate of (ISC)² status can be converted to CISSP
  14. 14. CISSP Introduction 14 CISSP Exam  Computer Based, Taken at Pearson’s Centers BRING 2 Forms of ID!!! • Pay $599 • 250 Total Questions, 225 are scored • 25 are research questions • Drawn from a pool of 10,000 questions • Questions from all 10 domains of the CBK • Multiple Choice, 4 choices • Pass/Fail, 700 Points or greater • 6 Hours • Closed Book • Results are sent via email within 2-6 weeks
  15. 15. After Passing the Exam • Subscribe to the ISC2 Code of Ethics • Submit a properly completed and executed Endorsement Form − Signed by an active CISSP who has review your qualifications − Must be submitted within 9 months of passing the exam • Successfully pass an audit of their assertions regarding professional experience, if the candidate is selected for audit • Maintain your CISSP Certification CISSP Introduction 15
  16. 16. CISSP Introduction 16 Continuing Professional Education (CPE)  120 CPE credits every 3 years or retesting is required to maintain the CISSP • Attending educational courses or seminars • Attending security conferences • Member of an association / attending meetings • Listening to vendor presentations • Completing university/college courses • Providing security training • Publishing security articles or books • Serving on industry boards • Self-study • volunteer work, (ISC)² volunteer committees  20 CPEs must be posted during each calendar year!  Yearly Fee of $85
  17. 17. 2015 CBK: What’s New: Topics  3rd Party Risk Management  BYOD Risks (Bring Your Own Devices)  IoT (Internet of Things)  Software Defined Networks  Cloud Identity Services (OAuth 2.0) About 4% change… CISSP Introduction 17
  18. 18. New Test Question Formats  Majority: Multiple Choice, 4 candidate answers, you select one correct one, occasionally more than one correct answer!  New Questions: • Scenario • Drag and Drop • Hot Box CISSP Introduction 18
  19. 19. Scenario Questions  Description: • Situational: 1-2 paragraphs describing an environment, results of an audit, etc. • 3-5 questions on the scenario  Tactics: • Read the question first [to understand!] • Consider “operational” issues (tradeoffs) CISSP Introduction 19
  20. 20. Drag and Drop CISSP Introduction 20 Which algorithms below are examples of symmetric cryptography? Advanced Encryption Standard Rivest Shamir Adlemann Diffie Hellman El Gamal Data Encryption Standard
  21. 21. Hot Spot CISSP Introduction 21 The diagram below is a design of a Public Key Infrastructure to secure internet transactions. Within the design is a Certificate Authority, a Registration Authority, and a Validation Authority. Click on the location of the registration authority.
  22. 22. CISSP Introduction 22 Resources  ISC2: www.isc2.org  Online Resources & Practice Exams www.cccure.org  NIST Computer Security Resource Center http://csrc.nist.gov  http://learncissp.com/resources/  Shon Harris audio libraries & practice tests for EACH [old 10] Domains: http://www.mhprofessional.com/sites/CISSPExams/
  23. 23. Books  Sybex CISSP 2015 http://www.amazon.com/Certified-Information- Security-Professional-Official/  ISC2 Official CISSP http://www.amazon.com/Official-Guide-CISSP- Fourth-Press CISSP Introduction 23
  24. 24. Questions? CISSP Introduction 24 FREE Intro to CISSP course at https://www.udemy.com/introduction-to-the-cissp-security- certification/

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