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Cissp Exam Cram (Exam Cram)by Michael Gregg
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CISSP Exam Cram, Third Edition, is the perfect study guide to help you pass the tough new electronic version of the CISSP exam. It provides coverage and practice questions for every exam topic, including substantial new coverage of encryption, cloud security, information lifecycles, security management/governance, and more. The book contains an extensive set of preparation tools, such as quizzes, Exam Alerts, and two practice exams, while the CD’s state-of-the-art test engine provides real-time practice and feedback.
Covers the critical information you’ll need to pass the CISSP exam!
The CD-ROM comes with two free complete practice exams and includes the Cram Sheet.
ISC(2)'s CISSP® is the IT security industry's elite certification. Earned by 67,000 top professionals worldwide, it requires candidates to pass a brutally tough 6-hour, 250 question exam that has just been revamped for today's newest issues and challenges. CISSP Exam Cram, Third Edition is the most time-efficient, cost-effective resource for preparing for this new exam. It offers fully updated coverage of physical, network, applications, systems, and operations security; access control; cryptography; securing architecture and modeling; business continuity and disaster recovery; forensics; security management; compliance; governance; cloud computing; mobile security; application development security; risk management, and more. Updated to reflect the new Exam Cram design, this edition is more condensed, efficient, welcoming, and effective. It contains new new Cram Savers, new Cram Quizzes, and more scenario-based questions, plus all the features that make Exam Cram so popular: * Chapters that map directly to the exam objectives * Comprehensive foundational learning on every exam topic * An extensive collection of practice questions (including two full exams) * A state-of-the-art CD-ROM test engine for real-time practice and feedback * Notes, tips, sidebars, cautions, test-taking strategies, and tips that make studying more efficient * The Cram Sheet tear-out card including exclusive tips, acronyms, and memory joggers for last-minute study
About the Author
As the founder and president of Superior Solutions, Inc., a Houston-based IT security consulting and auditing firm, Michael Gregg has more than 20 years of experience in information security and risk management. He holds two associate’s degrees, a bachelor’s degree, and a master’s degree. Some of the certifications he holds include CISA, CISSP, MCSE, CTT+, A+, N+, Security+, CASP, CCNA, GSEC, CEH, CHFI, CEI, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, and SSCP.
In addition to his experience with performing security audits and assessments, Gregg has authored or coauthored more than 15 books, including Certified Ethical Hacker Exam Prep (Que), CISSP Exam Cram 2 (Que), and Security Administrator Street Smarts (Sybex). He is a site expert for TechTarget.com websites, such as SearchNetworking.com. He also serves on their editorial advisory board. His articles have been published on IT websites and he has been quoted on Fox News and the in the New York Times. He has created more than 15 security-related courses and training classes for various companies and universities. Although audits and assessments are where he spends the bulk of his time, teaching and contributing to the written body of IT security knowledge are how Michael believes he can give something back to the community that has given him so much.
He is a board member for Habitat for Humanity and when not working, Michael enjoys traveling and restoring muscle cars.
Table of Contents
1. The CISSP Certification Exam
2. Physical (environmental) Security
3. Access Control
5. Security Architecture and Design
6. Telecommunications and Network Security
7. Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning
8. Legal Regulations Investigations and Compliance
9. Software Development Security
10. Security Operations
11. Information Security and Governance and Risk Management
12. Practice Exam 1
13. Answers to Practice Exam 1
14. Practice Exam 2
15. Answers to Practice Exam 2
16. What's on the CD
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