Learn about the objectives of the Security Operations domain of the CISSP exam.
- [Instructor] The seventh domain of the CISSP exam,…Security Operations,…makes up 13% of the questions on the test.…This domain covers a very wide range of material,…including 16 different objectives.…As you work your way through the first two objectives,…you'll learn how to support security investigations…and the requirements for different investigation types.…This includes evidence collection, digital forensics,…and other investigative techniques.…You'll learn the differences between operational,…criminal, civil, and regulatory investigations…as well as the roll of electronic evidence…in a legal discovery process.…
The third objective covers logging…and monitoring activities.…These include intrusion detection and prevention,…security information and event management,…egress monitoring, and continuous security monitoring.…As you move on to the fourth objective,…you'll learn how to secure the provisioning…of computing resources.…This includes building a hardware and software inventory,…conducting configuration management, and securing a variety…
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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