- [Instructor] One of the reasons that … the CISSP credential is so highly regarded is also … one of the biggest challenges facing aspiring … CISSP candidates, the work experience requirement. … Earning the CISSP requires that you prove … that you've been employed as an information security … professional and that you have practical experience … under your belt that's required … to demonstrate expertise in the field. … Candidates for the CISSP credential must have … the equivalent of five years of full time … work experience where they're directly … working as security professionals. … If you are already working as a full-time security … professional, you may be able to simply document … your current job to meet that requirement. … Full-time experience is accumulated on a monthly basis … and is defined as working at least 35 hours per week. … Any month where you worked at least four 35 hour weeks … counts as a month of full-time experience. … In a change to past requirements, ISC Squared …
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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
Skill Level Advanced
IT Security Foundations: Core Conceptswith Lisa Bock1h 13m Beginner
Insights from a Cybersecurity Professionalwith Mike Chapple32m 15s Intermediate
1. The CISSP Exam
2. Exploring the CISSP Domains
3. Inside the CISSP Exam
4. Prepraing for the Exam
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