Learn about the objectives of the Asset Security domain of the CISSP exam.
- The second domain of the CISSP exam,…asset security, makes up 10%…of the questions on the CISSP exam.…It has six objectives.…The first objective in this domain…is that you be able to classify information…and supporting assets.…You'll learn about the role that the sensitivity…and criticality of an asset should play…in your classification decisions.…The second objective requires that you know how to…determine and maintain asset ownership.…You'll learn about the various roles that data owners,…system owners, and business or mission owners…play in the asset security process.…
In the third objective, you'll learn how to protect privacy.…This includes identifying the roles of data owners,…data stewards, and data processors.…You'll learn about the importance of limiting…the collection of information to reduce risk.…You'll also learn how to handle data remanence issues.…The fourth objective of the asset security domain…covers data retention.…You'll learn how to design and implement…appropriate retention policies…that cover media, hardware, and personnel.…
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The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification is the industry's gold standard, necessary for many mid- and senior-level positions. This course provides an overview of the 2018 certification program. It kicks off the CISSP Cert Prep series, which covers each domain in the exam in greater detail. Here, instructor Mike Chapple briefly reviews the eight main subjects: Security and Risk Management, Asset Security, Security Engineering, Communication and Network Security, Identity and Access Management, Security Assessment and Testing, Security Operations, and Software Development Security. He also reviews the format of the CISSP exam, provides test prep tips and practices tests, and points to additional study resources.
- Who should take the CISSP exam
- Benefits of certification
- Study resources
- CISSP domains
- Question types
- Exam tips
- Practicing for the test