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October 15, 2014
Shon Harris, founder and CEO of Logical Security and recognized security certification training expert, died Oct. 8, 2014, after a long illness. SearchSecurity pays tribute to her contributions to the information security field.
February 20, 2014
Interview: New (ISC)2 board chairman Wim Remes intends to better serve current members and increase the value of the CISSP certification.
April 26, 2013
The yet-unnamed certification will seek to validate skills of cloud security pros, but it's unclear how it may complement or overlap with existing certs.
September 22, 2011
Should the (ISC)2 look to grow the pool of CISSPs to meet demand, or boost CISSP value for those who already have it? Eric B. Parizo looks at both sides.
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In this CISSP Essentials Security School video presentation, Shon Harris details the first half of the Security Architecture and Design domain, including system components, system protection, CUP and memory management and more. Continue Reading
In this CISSP Essentials Security School presentation, Shon Harris discusses the topics of security models, assurance evaluation and certification/accreditation in the Security Architecture and Design domain. Continue Reading
Spotlight article: Shon Harris discusses the main topics in the CISSP domain on security architecture and design, highlighting formal architectures, system architectures, security models and system evaluation. Continue Reading
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Test your knowledge of the CISSP exam's Security Architecture and Design domain by taking this practice quiz that covers topics including system architecture, security models and more. Continue Reading
In this CISSP Essentials Security School presentation, Shon Harris outlines the importance of control objectives, metrics, and risk management and analysis in the CISSP Information Security Governance and Risk Management domain. Continue Reading
Shon Harris of Logical Security offers an insider's perspective on the real value of the CISSP certification and why it has become the gold standard in security certifications. Continue Reading
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In this CISSP Essentials Security School presentation, Shon Harris explains the basics of the Cryptography domain, including definitions, cryptography algorithms, encryption keys and more. Continue Reading
Test your knowledge of the CISSP exam's Cryptography Domain by taking this practice quiz, which covers topics including public and private keys, encryption algorithms, digital certificates and more. Continue Reading
Test your knowledge of the CISSP exam's Access Control Domain by taking this practice quiz, which covers topics including access control models, one-time passwords, IPS/IDS and more. Continue Reading
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A security certification training program can give test takers a leg up, but only if they select the right program. Expert Joe Granneman advises. Continue Reading
Expert Joe Granneman offers insights on different ways to prepare for the CISSP exam, and outlines what he thinks is the best way to study. Continue Reading
Updated for 2013, experts Ed Tittel and Mary Lemons guide you through the crowded field of vendor-specific information security certifications. Continue Reading