Eleventh Hour CISSP

2nd Edition

Study Guide

Authors: Eric Conrad Seth Misenar Joshua Feldman
Paperback ISBN: 9780124171428
Imprint: Syngress
Published Date: 24th October 2013
Page Count: 216

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Description

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.

Key Features

  • All-new Second Edition updated for the most current version of the exam’s Common Body of Knowledge
  • The only guide you need for last minute studying
  • Answers the toughest questions and highlights core topics
  • No fluff - streamlined for maximum efficiency of study – perfect for professionals who are updating their certification or taking the test for the first time

Readership

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

Table of Contents

  • Author biography
  • Chapter 1. Domain 1: Access Control
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of exam objectives

  • Chapter 2. Domain 2: Telecommunications and Network Security
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of exam objectives

  • Chapter 3. Domain 3: Information Security Governance and Risk Management
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of exam objectives

  • Chapter 4. Domain 4: Software Development Security
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of exam objectives

  • Chapter 5. Domain 5: Cryptography
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of exam objectives

  • Chapter 6. Domain 6: Security Architecture and Design
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of exam objectives

  • Chapter 7. Domain 7: Operations Security
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of exam objectives

  • Chapter 8. Domain 8: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of exam objectives

  • Chapter 9. Domain 9: Legal, Regulations, Investigations, and Compliance
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of exam objectives

  • Chapter 10. Domain 10: Physical (Environmental) Security
    • Abstract
    • Exam Objectives in This Chapter
    • Introduction
    • Summary of Exam Objectives
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Details

No. of pages:
216
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Syngress 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Syngress
Paperback ISBN:
9780124171428

About the Author

Eric Conrad

Eric Conrad (CISSP, GIAC GSE, GPEN, GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, GAWN, GSEC, Security+), is a SANS-certified instructor and President of Backshore Communications, which provides information warfare, penetration testing, incident handling, and intrusion detection consulting services. Eric started his professional career in 1991 as a UNIX systems administrator for a small oceanographic communications company. He gained information security experience in a variety of industries, including research, education, power, Internet, and healthcare, in positions ranging from systems programmer to security engineer to HIPAA security officer and ISSO. He has taught more than a thousand students in courses such as SANS Management 414: CISSP, Security 560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking, Security 504: Hacker Techniques, and Exploits and Incident Handling. Eric graduated from the SANS Technology Institute with a Master of Science degree in Information Security Engineering.

Affiliations and Expertise

CISSP, GIAC GSE, GPEN, GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, GAWN, GSEC, GISP, GCED, Senior SANS instructor and CTO, Backshore Communications

Seth Misenar

Seth Misenar (CISSP, GPEN, GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, GWAPT, GCWN, GSEC, MCSE, MCDBA), is a certified instructor with the SANS Institute and serves as lead consultant for Context Security, which is based in Jackson, Mississippi. His background includes security research, network and Web application penetration testing, vulnerability assessment, regulatory compliance, security architecture design, and general security consulting. Seth previously served as a physical and network security consultant for Fortune 100 companies and as the HIPAA and information security officer for a state government agency. He teaches a variety of courses for the SANS Institute, including Security Essentials, Web Application Penetration Testing, Hacker Techniques, and the CISSP course. Seth is pursuing a Master of Science degree in Information Security Engineering from the SANS Technology Institute and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Millsaps College, Jackson, Mississippi.

Affiliations and Expertise

CISSP, GIAC GSE, GPEN, GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, GWAPT, GCWN, GSEC, Senior SANS instructor and Lead Consultant, Context Security, LLC.

Joshua Feldman

Joshua Feldman (CISSP), is currently employed by SAIC, Inc. He has been involved in the Department of Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Information Assurance Education, Training, and Awareness program since 2002, where he has contributed to a variety of DoD-wide Information Assurance and Cyber Security policies, specifically the 8500.2 and 8570 series. Joshua has taught more than a thousand DoD students through his "DoD IA Boot Camp" course. He is a subject matter expert for the Web-based DoD Information Assurance Awareness-yearly training of every DoD user is required as part of his or her security awareness curriculum. Also, he is a regular presenter and panel member at the annual Information Assurance Symposium hosted jointly by DISA and NSA. Before joining the support team at DoD/DISA, Joshua spent time as an IT security engineer at the Department of State's Bureau of Diplomatic Security. He got his start in the IT security field with NFR Security Software, a company that manufactures Intrusion Detection Systems. There, he worked as both a trainer and an engineer, implementing IDS technologies and instructing customers how in properly configuring them.

Affiliations and Expertise

CISSP, Vice President, IT Risk, Moody's Investments

Reviews

"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