Official (ISC)2® Guide to the CISSP®-ISSEP® CBK

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Official (ISC)2® Guide to the CISSP®-ISSEP® CBK

Official (ISC)2® Guide to the CISSP®-ISSEP® CBK
PDF | 1025 pages | Download Size: 21.58 MB
Author: Susan Hansche (CISSP)
Publisher: AUERBACH (2006)
Language: English
ISBN: 084932341X

This book provides an inclusive analysis of all of the topics covered on the newly created ISSEP ( Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) Exam.

Book Description:

The first fully comprehensive guide to the test, this book promotes understanding of the four ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) domains. This volume explains ISSE by comparing it to a traditional Systems Engineering model, enabling you to see the correlation of how security fits into the design and development process. It also details key points of more than 50 U.S. government policies and procedures, which need to be understood in order to gain ISSEP certification.

Contains 20-25 related sample questions for each CISSP-ISSEP domain. Covers U.S. federal polices including DoD 8500.1 and 8500.2, DITSCAP, NIACAP, CNSS, NIAP, and NIST FIPS and Special Publications. Provides an overview of the activities and tasks involved in certifying and accrediting U.S. Government information systems.

Note: The International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc. [(ISC)²] is a not-for-profit organization incorporated under the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the U.S. Internal Revenue Code. (ISC)² is charged with the responsibility for maintaining the (ISC)² CBK®, a compendium of industry best practices for information security, including those for CISSPs, SSCPs, and CAPs.

Reader's Comment:

"…This book is a must have book for preparation and study for the ISSEP exam as of October 23, 2005. This book also has good study questions for each chapter at the end of the book to guide you in testing your knowledge per chapter. The book also goes into additional details in some areas to provide more information to the security pactitioner…"

About the Author:

Susan Hansche, CISSP-ISSEP, is the training director for information assurance at Nortel PEC Solutions in Fairfax, Virginia. She is the lead author of The Official (ISC)2® Guide to the CISSP Exam, which is a reference for professionals in the information systems security field who are studying for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam. The Official (ISC)2® Guide to CISSP®–ISSEP® CBK® is her second book.

She has over 15 years of experience in the design and development of training and, since 1998, Ms. Hansche has been instrumental in establishing a fullscale, role-based Information Assurance (IA) training program for the U.S. Department of State. This includes the design, development, and instruction of role-based IA courses to over 1,000 employees per year