Learn about the objectives of the Security Assessment and Testing domain of the CISSP exam.
- [Narrator] The sixth domain of the CISSP exam,…security assessment and testing,…makes up 12% of the questions on the test.…It has five objectives.…The first objective for this domain…requires that you be able to design and validate…security assessment and testing strategies.…This means that you'll need to know…how to come up with appropriate sets of controls…that will ensure the ongoing effective operation…of security controls.…The second objective in this domain…covers actually conducting security control testing.…
You'll be tested on your knowledge…of vulnerability assessment, penetration testing,…and log reviews.…This objective also covers software development…assessments and tests, including code reviews,…misuse case testing, test coverage analysis,…and interface testing.…To answer questions related to the third objective…you'll need to understand how to collect information…about the security processes…used to implement management and operational controls.…These include account management,…key performance and risk indicators,…
- Who should take the CISSP exam
- Benefits of certification
- Study resources
- CISSP domains
- Question types
- Exam tips
- Practicing for the test
Skill Level Advanced
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1. The CISSP Exam
2. Exploring the CISSP Domains
3. Inside the CISSP Exam
4. Prepraing for the Exam
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