Get complete coverage of all the material on the Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) exam inside this comprehensive resource. Written by a leading IT security certification and training expert, this authoritative guide addresses all seven SSCP domains as developed by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2, including updated objectives effective February 1, 2012. You'll find lists of topics covered at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner All-in-One Exam Guide also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. Covers all exam domains, including: Access controls Networking and communications Attacks Malicious code and activity Risk, response, and recovery Monitoring and analysis Controls and countermeasures Auditing Security operations Security administration and planning Legal issues Cryptography CD-ROM features: TWO PRACTICE EXAMS PDF COPY OF THE BOOK
This fully-updated, integrated self-study system offers complete coverage of the revised 2015 Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) exam domains Thoroughly revised for the April 2015 exam update, SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner All-in-One Exam Guide, Second Edition enables you to take the exam with complete confidence. To aid in self-study, each chapter includes Exam Tips that highlight key exam information, chapter summaries that reinforce salient points, and end-of-chapter questions that are an accurate reflection of the content and question format of the real exam. Beyond exam prep, the practical examples and real-world insights offered in this guide make it an ideal on-the-job reference for IT security professionals. You will learn the security concepts, tools, and procedures needed to employ and enforce solid security policies and effectively react to security incidents. Features 100% coverage of the revised SSCP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK), effective April 2015 Electronic content contains two full-length, customizable practice exams in the Total Tester exam engine Written by a bestselling IT security certification and training expert
Fully updated Study Guide for the SSCP This guide prepares you for the SSCP, Systems Security Certified Practitioner certification examination by focusing on the Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) as determined by ISC2 in seven high level topics. This Sybex Study Guide covers 100% of all exam objectives. You'll prepare for the exam smarter and faster with Sybex thanks to expert content, real-world practice, access to the Sybex online interactive learning environment and much more. Reinforce what you've learned with key topic exam essentials and chapter review questions. Along with the book you also get access to Sybex's superior online interactive learning environment that includes: 125 question practice exam to help you identify where you need to study more. Get more than 90 percent of the answers correct, you're ready to take the certification exam. More than 100 Electronic Flashcards to reinforce your learning and give you last minute test prep before the exam A searchable glossary in PDF to give you instant access to the key terms you need to know for the exam Appendix of charts, tables, typical applications, and programs Coverage of all of the exam topics in the book means you'll be ready for: Access Controls Security Operations and Administration Risk Identification, Monitoring and Analysis Incident Response and Recovery Cryptography Network and Communications Security Systems and Application Security
The fourth edition of the Official (ISC)2® Guide to the SSCP CBK® is a comprehensive resource providing an in-depth look at the seven domains of the SSCP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK). This latest edition provides an updated, detailed guide that is considered one of the best tools for candidates striving to become an SSCP. The book offers step-by-step guidance through each of SSCP’s domains, including best practices and techniques used by the world's most experienced practitioners. Endorsed by (ISC)² and compiled and reviewed by SSCPs and subject matter experts, this book brings together a global, thorough perspective to not only prepare for the SSCP exam, but it also provides a reference that will serve you well into your career.
Get complete coverage of all the material included on the Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional exam. CSSLP All-in-One Exam Guide covers all eight exam domains developed by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC2). You'll find learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, this definitive resource also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. COVERS ALL EIGHT CERTIFIED SECURE SOFTWARE LIFECYCLE PROFESSIONAL EXAM DOMAINS: Secure software concepts Secure software requirements Secure software design Secure software implementation/coding Secure software testing Software acceptance Software deployment, operations, maintenance, and disposal Supply chain and software acquisitions ELECTRONIC CONTENT INCLUDES: TWO PRACTICE EXAMS
Official (ISC)2 Guide to the SSCP CBK
Author: Diana-Lynn Contesti, Douglas Andre, Paul A. Henry, Bonnie A. Goins, Eric Waxvik
Publisher: CRC Press
The SSCP® certification is the key to unlocking the upper ranks of security implementation at the world's most prestigious organizations. If you're serious about becoming a leading tactician at the front lines, the (ISC)2® Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) certification is an absolute necessity-demanded by cutting-edge companies worldwide, today more than ever before. As a warrior defending an organization's digital assets, a SSCP must demonstrate a high level of competence and understanding of the seven domains of the (ISC)2 CBK®. This comprehensive taxonomy of information security topics establishes a common framework of terms and principles that enable security professionals around the world to discuss, debate, and resolve matters pertaining to the industry. Nowhere else are the seven domains of the CBK embodied more adeptly than in the first edition of the Official (ISC) 2® Guide to the SSCP® CBK®. In a milestone effort by (ISC)2, five of the of the world's leading tacticians with hands-on experience in IT security acknowledge the importance of the security implementation process. Armed with practical experience, the authors discuss the critical role that policy, procedures, standards, and guidelines play within the overall information security management infrastructure. Simply put, the (ISC)2 Systems Security Certified Practitioner certification is the most important credential an information security practitioner can have. Through clear descriptions accompanied by numerous tables, easy-to-follow instructions, sample questions, and an entire chapter of self-assessment questions, this book builds a solid, product-independent understanding of information security fundamentals. The Official (ISC) 2® Guide to the SSCP® CBK®. Master it, and you'll have the current concepts, widely recognized best practices, and key techniques used by the world's top specialists.
As an information security professional, it is essential to stay current on the latest advances in technology and the effluence of security threats. Candidates for the CISSP® certification need to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the eight domains of the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK®), along with the ability to apply this indepth knowledge to daily practices. Recognized as one of the best tools available for security professionals, specifically for the candidate who is striving to become a CISSP, the Official (ISC)²® Guide to the CISSP® CBK®, Fourth Edition is both up-to-date and relevant. Reflecting the significant changes in the CISSP CBK, this book provides a comprehensive guide to the eight domains. Numerous illustrated examples and practical exercises are included in this book to demonstrate concepts and real-life scenarios. Endorsed by (ISC)² and compiled and reviewed by CISSPs and industry luminaries around the world, this textbook provides unrivaled preparation for the certification exam and is a reference that will serve you well into your career. Earning your CISSP is a respected achievement that validates your knowledge, skills, and experience in building and managing the security posture of your organization and provides you with membership to an elite network of professionals worldwide.
Fundamentals of Information Systems Security provides a comprehensive overview of the essential concepts readers must know as they pursue careers in information systems security. The text opens with discussion of the new risks, threats, and vulnerabilities associated with the transformation to a digital world, including a look at how business, government, and individuals operate today. Part 2 is adapted from the Official (ISC)¦ SSCP« Certified Body of Knowledge and presents a high-level overview of each of the seven domains within the Systems Security Certified Practitioner certification. The book closes with a resource for readers who desire additional material on information security standards, education, professional certifications, and compliance laws. Key Features Focuses on new risks, threats, and vulnerabilities associated with the transformation to a digital world. Presents a high-level overview of each of the seven domains within the Systems Security Certified Practitioner certification. Provides a resource for readers and students desiring more information on information security standards, education, professional certifications, and recent compliance laws. Features an SSCP practice exam as well as a coupon offer for an SSCP Review Seminar.
Globally recognized and backed by the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) and the (ISC)2 the CCSP credential is the ideal way to match marketability and credibility to your cloud security skill set. The Official (ISC)2 Guide to the CCSPSM CBK Second Edition is your ticket for expert insight through the 6 CCSP domains. You will find step-by-step guidance through real-life scenarios, illustrated examples, tables, best practices, and more. This Second Edition features clearer diagrams as well as refined explanations based on extensive expert feedback. Sample questions help you reinforce what you have learned and prepare smarter. Numerous illustrated examples and tables are included to demonstrate concepts, frameworks and real-life scenarios. The book offers step-by-step guidance through each of CCSP’s domains, including best practices and techniques used by the world's most experienced practitioners. Developed by (ISC)², endorsed by the Cloud Security Alliance® (CSA) and compiled and reviewed by cloud security experts across the world, this book brings together a global, thorough perspective. The Official (ISC)² Guide to the CCSP CBK should be utilized as your fundamental study tool in preparation for the CCSP exam and provides a comprehensive reference that will serve you for years to come.
CISSP Cert Guide
Author: Robin Abernathy, Troy McMillan
Publisher: Pearson IT Certification
This self-study guide delivers 100% coverage of all topics on the new CCSP exam This highly effective test preparation guide covers all six domains within the CCSP Body of Knowledge, as established both by CSA and the (ISC)2. The book offers clear explanations of every subject on the brand-new CCSP exam and features accurate practice questions and real-world examples. Written by a respected computer security expert, CCSP Certified Cloud Security Professional All-in-One Exam Guide is both a powerful study tool and a valuable reference that will serve you long after the test. To aid in self-study, each chapter includes exam tips that highlight key information, a summary that serves as a quick review of salient points, and practice questions that allow you to test your comprehension. “Notes,” “Tips,” and “Cautions” throughout provide insight and call out potentially harmful situations. · Practice questions match the tone, content, and format of those on the actual exam · Electronic content includes 300+ downloadable practice questions (PC-compatible) · Written by an experienced technical writer and computer security expert
Cyber-terrorism and corporate espionage are increasingly common and devastating threats, making trained network security professionals more important than ever. This timely text helps you gain the knowledge and skills to protect networks using the tools and techniques of an ethical hacker. The authors begin by exploring the concept of ethical hacking and its practitioners, explaining their importance in protecting corporate and government data from cyber attacks. The text then provides an in-depth guide to performing security testing against computer networks, covering current tools and penetration testing methodologies. Updated for today’s cyber security environment, the Third Edition of this trusted text features new computer security resources, coverage of emerging vulnerabilities and innovative methods to protect networks, a new discussion of mobile security, and information on current federal and state computer crime laws, including penalties for illegal computer hacking. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Written by the #1 name in IT security certification training, fully revised for the latest exam release, and featuring 750+ practice questions plus 24 hours of audio lectures CISSP Practice Exams, Second Edition is the ideal companion to Shon Harris’ bestselling CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide. Well-regarded for her engaging and informative style, Shon Harris is renowned as an IT security certification expert. Designed as an exam-focused study-self aid and resource, CISSP Practice Exams, Second Edition provides 100% coverage of the 10 exam domains. Organized by these domains, the book allows you to focus on specific topics and tailor your study to your areas of expertise and weakness. To further aid in study and retention, each question in the book is accompanied by in-depth answer explanations for the correct and incorrect answer choices. Each chapter contains 25+ practice questions with an additional 500 practice questions hosted in a web-based environment. As an added bonus, you’ll get access to 24 hours of audio lectures featuring Harris conducting intensive review sessions. (Terms and conditions apply.) Complete, authoritative coverage of the CISSP exam Information Security Governance and Risk Management; Access Control; Security Architecture and Design; Physical (Environmental) Security; Telecommunications and Networking Security; Cryptography; Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning; Legal, Regulations, Investigations, and Compliance; Software Development Security; Operations Security