Prepare to pass that all-important CISSP exam with this tried-and-true package!
CISSP certification boosts your standing as a security professional. This book-and-CD duo is your perfect study buddy, helping you earn certification with flying colors! It shows you what you need to know, guides you into sterling study habits, fills your mind with everything necessary to pass the exam, and gives you lots of chances to practice.
What you need to know — learn about (ISC)2 and the knowledge required for certification
One bite at a time — examine 10 key domains such as access control, application development security, and cryptography
A look at the legal stuff — understand regulatory laws, levels of computer crime, forensic procedures, and compliance issues
Safety net — learn to protect LANs, WANs, VPNs, and telephone systems; how to design secure systems; and how to respond to attacks
Practice makes perfect — use the sample test questions to set up your own practice exams
Open the book and find:
Minimum professional qualifications for CISSP certification
The (ISC)2 Code of Ethics
What a disaster recovery plan should include
How cryptography can boost security
Concepts and principles of information security management
Ten test-taking tips
What to expect during and after the exam
Ways to enhance site security
Bonus CD Includes
Dummies Test Engine, our exclusive test-prep software
Hundreds of practice questions to help you study and prepare for the real thing
Peter H. Gregory, CISA, CISSP is the security strategist for a financial management software company in Redmond. He is the author of twelve books on security and technology including Solaris Security, Blocking Spam and Spyware for Dummies and Enterprise Information Security. Peter speaks at numerous information security industry conferences including the RSA, SecureWorld Expo, InfraGard, and West Coast Security Forum.