System Architecture and Models

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The systems architecture and models domain deals with system hardware and the software that interacts with it. This chapter discusses the standards for securing these systems and protecting confidentiality, integrity, and availability. You are introduced to the trusted computer base and the ways in which systems can be evaluated to assess the level of security.

To pass the CISSP exam, you need to understand system hardware software models, and how models of security can be used to secure systems. Standards such as Common Criteria, Information Technology System Evaluation Criteria (ITSEC), and Trusted Computer System Evaluation Criteria (TCSEC) are covered on the exam.

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The CISSP Certification Exam

Physical Security

Security-Management Practices

Access-Control Systems and Methodology

System Architecture and Models

Telecommunications and Network Security

Applications and Systems-Development Security

Operations Security

Business Continuity Planning

Law, Investigations, and Ethics


Practice Exam 1

Answers to Practice Exam 1

Practice Exam 2

Answers to Practice Exam 2

CISSP Exam Cram 2
CISSP Exam Cram 2
ISBN: 078973446X
EAN: 2147483647
Year: 2003
Pages: 204
Authors: Michael Gregg © 2008-2020.
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