Learn about the objectives of the Software Development Security domain of the CISSP exam.
- The final domain of the CISSP exam,…Software Development Security,…makes up 10% of the questions on the test.…It has five objectives.…The first objective in this domain…is that you understand and integrate security…in the software development life cycle.…You'll need to understand development methodologies,…maturity models, change management, and DevOps.…When you move on to the second objective,…you'll learn how to identify and apply security controls…in development environments.…
This includes ensuring the security…of the software environment,…understanding security weaknesses and vulnerabilities…at the source code level,…conducting configuration management,…and securing both code repositories…and application programming interfaces.…The third objective gives you the skills you need…to assess the effectiveness of software security.…These include auditing and logging changes,…conducting risk analysis and mitigation efforts,…and performing software acceptance testing.…
The fourth objective provides you with information needed…
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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