Eleventh Hour CISSP

Study Guide


  • Eric Conrad, CISSP, GIAC GSE, GPEN, GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, GAWN, GSEC, Security+, SANS-certified instructor and President, Backshore Communications
  • Seth Misenar, CISSP, GPEN, GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, GWAPT, GCWN, GSEC, MCSE, MCDBA, SANS-certified instructor and lead consultant, Context Security
  • Joshua Feldman, (CISSP) SAIC, Inc.

Eleventh Hour CISSP provides you with a study guide keyed directly to the most current version of the CISSP exam. This book is streamlined to include only core certification information and is presented for ease of last minute studying. Main objectives of the exam are covered concisely with key concepts highlighted.

The CISSP certification is the most prestigious, globally recognized, vendor neutral exam for information security professionals. Over 67,000 professionals are certified worldwide with many more joining their ranks. This new Second Edition is aligned to cover all of the material in the most current version of the exam’s Common Body of Knowledge. All 10 domains are covered as completely and as concisely as possible, giving you the best possible chance of acing the exam.

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This study guide and the CISSP certification are aimed at information security professionals with at least 5 years of relevant experience.


Book information

  • Published: October 2013
  • Imprint: SYNGRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-417142-8


"Eleventh Hour CISSP Study Guide provides an effective and efficient review of the CISSP ten domains by eliminating the fluff that is in most CISSP study guides. For security professionals in a time crunch or those looking for a last-minute refresher, this is a must-read before taking the exam."--Tony Flick, CISSP, Author of Securing the Smart Grid and Principal at FYRM Associates

Table of Contents

Domain 1: Access Control

Domain 2: Telecom and Network Security

Domain 3: Infosec Governance and Risk Management

Domain 4: Software Development Security

Domain 5: Cryptography

Domain 6: Security Architecture and Design

Domain 7: Security Operation

Domain 8: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning

Domain 9: Legal, Regulations, Investigations, and Compliance

Domain 10: Physical (Environmental) Security