CISSP Exam Cram 2

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CISSP Exam Cram™ 2
By Michael Gregg
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Publisher: Que
Pub Date: September 22, 2005
ISBN: 0-789-73446-X
Pages: 384
 

Table of Contents  | Index

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Learn what you need to know to master the CISSP security technology and the certification exam with the CISSP Exam Cram 2. A perfect compliment to larger study guides, the CISSP Exam Cram 2 is a great way to find out exactly what will be expected of you during the real exam. The book includes:

  • Exam topic-focused chapters.

  • Practice questions at the end of each chapter.

  • Exam Alerts that highlight key terms and areas.

  • Two full-length practice exams.

  • An electronic test engine provided by MeasureUp on CD-ROM with additional practice exams.

  • The "Cram Sheet" tearcard for last minute exam review.

Prepare for the CISSP certification exam with the proven Exam Cram 2 learning tools provided in the CISSP Exam Cram 2.

 
book cover
CISSP Exam Cram™ 2
By Michael Gregg
...............................................
Publisher: Que
Pub Date: September 22, 2005
ISBN: 0-789-73446-X
Pages: 384
 

Table of Contents  | Index


   Copyright
   The CISSP Cram Sheet
      PHYSICAL SECURITY
      SECURITY-MANAGEMENT PRACTICES
      ACCESS-CONTROL SYSTEMS AND METHODOLOGY
      SECURITY MODELS AND ARCHITECTURES
      TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND NETWORK SECURITY
      APPLICATION AND SYSTEMS-DEVELOPMENT SECURITY
      OPERATIONS SECURITY
      BUSINESS CONTINUITY PLANNING
      LAW, INVESTIGATIONS, AND ETHICS
      CRYPTOGRAPHY
   A Note from Series Editor Ed Tittel
   About the Author
   Acknowledgments
   We Want to Hear from You!
   Introduction
      How to Prepare for the Exam
      Taking a Certification Exam
      Tracking Your CISSP Status
      About This Book
   Self-Assessment
      CISSPs in the Real World
      The Ideal CISSP Candidate
      Put Yourself to the Test
      After the Exam
      Chapter 1.  The CISSP Certification Exam
      Introduction
      Assessing Exam Readiness
      Taking the Exam
      Multiple-Choice Question Format
      Exam Strategy
      Question-Handling Strategies
      Mastering the Inner Game
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 2.  Physical Security
      Introduction
      Physical Security Risks
      Requirements for New Site Locations
      Building Defense in Depth
      Environmental Controls
      Electrical Power
      Equipment Life Cycle
      Fire Prevention, Detection, and Suppression
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 3.  Security-Management Practices
      Introduction
      The Risk of Poor Security Management
      The Role of CIA
      Risk Assessment
      Policies, Procedures, Standards, Baselines, and Guidelines
      Implementation
      Training and Education
      Auditing Your Security Infrastructure
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 4.  Access-Control Systems and Methodology
      Introduction
      Threats Against Access Control
      Access-Control Types
      Identification, Authentication, and Authorization
      Single Sign-On
      Data Access Controls
      Intrusion-Detection Systems (IDS)
      Penetration Testing
      Honeypots
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 5.  System Architecture and Models
      Introduction
      Common Flaws in the Security Architecture
      Computer System Architecture
      Security Mechanisms
      Security Models of Control
      Documents and Guidelines
      System Validation
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 6.  Telecommunications and Network Security
      Introduction
      Threats to Network Security
      LANs and Their Components
      WANS and Their Components
      Network Models and Standards
      Network Equipment
      Access Methods and Remote Connectivity
      Message Privacy
      Network Access Controls
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 7.  Applications and Systems-Development Security
      Introduction
      Malicious Code
      Failure States
      The System Development Life Cycle
      Software-Development Methods
      Change Management
      Programming Languages
      Database Management
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 8.  Operations Security
      Introduction
      Hack Attacks
      Operational Security
      Auditing and Monitoring
      Categories of Control
      Fax Control
      Ethical Hacking
      Contingency Planning, Backup, and Recovery
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 9.  Business Continuity Planning
      Introduction
      The Risks of Poor Business Planning
      Business Continuity Management
      Business Continuity Plan (BCP)
      Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 10.  Law, Investigations, and Ethics
      Introduction
      Computer Crimes
      Common Attacks
      Ethics
      International Property Laws
      Parameters of Investigation
      Forensics
      Major Legal Systems
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 11.  Cryptography
      Introduction
      Cryptographic Basics
      History of Encryption
      Symmetric Encryption
      Asymmetric Encryption
      Integrity and Authentication
      Steganography
      Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
      Cryptographic Services
      Cryptographic Attacks
      Exam Prep Questions
      Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      Need to Know More?
      Chapter 12.  Practice Exam 1
      Practice Exam Questions
      Chapter 13.  Answers to Practice Exam 1
      Answer Key
      Answers to Practice Exam Questions
      Chapter 14.  Practice Exam 2
      Practice Exam Questions
      Chapter 15.  Answers to Practice Exam 2
      Answer Key
      Answers to Practice Exam Questions
      Appendix A.  What's on the CD
      Multiple Test Modes
      Question Types
      Random Questions and Order of Answers
      Detailed Explanations of Correct and Incorrect Answers
      Attention to Exam Objectives
      Installing the CD
      Technical Support
   Glossary
   Index