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May 02, 2017
The NATO Locked Shields cyberwar games had the U.S. team winning most improved, but experts say the U.S. still needs more practice.
August 18, 2015
Video: Cybersecurity certifications are not in short supply, but (ISC)2 still dominates the field with CISSP and the new CCSP certification from its CSA partnership.
April 20, 2015
The Cloud Security Alliance and the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium introduced a new, jointly developed cloud security certification.
February 18, 2015
After nearly three years, the Symantec Certified Professional-Cloud Security certification has been discontinued due to a lack of adoption, causing observers to question Symantec's cloud security strategy.
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Test your knowledge of the CISSP exam’s Domain 1: Security and Risk Management -- one of the heaviest-weighted portions of the test -- with this practice quiz. Continue Reading
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Following ISACA's recent acquisition of the CMMI Institute, expert Judith Myerson takes a closer look at COBIT and CMMI models and how they compare to one another. Continue Reading
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Just as technology constantly changes, so too do the laws and regulations that govern data privacy. CISSPs must remain aware of their organization's individual requirements. Continue Reading
There are a few options for infosec professionals looking for cloud security certifications. Expert Frank Siemons outlines the top choices available with a cloud focus. Continue Reading
There are an overwhelming number of cybersecurity certifications available, so which one should people just beginning their career start with? Expert Mike O. Villegas answers. Continue Reading
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Both vendor-neutral and vendor-specific cloud security certifications have emerged as businesses shift toward cloud computing models that reduce TCO and expand computing capacity. Continue Reading
Experts Ed Tittel and Mary Kyle offer the definitive primer for vendor-neutral information security certifications. Continue Reading
Expert Mike Chapple details the COBIT 5 certification process and determines if security and compliance professionals should pursue it. Continue Reading