Security Industry Certifications News
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.
May 27, 2014
Carnegie Mellon's new certificate aims to arm managers with the necessary skills to develop an insider threat program from scratch.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) is an information security certification developed by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, also known as (ISC)². Continue Reading
Certified Information Systems Auditor is a credential that demonstrates an IT professional's ability to assess risk and institute technology controls. The certification is intended for IT auditors, audit managers, consultants and security ... Continue Reading
The (ISC)2 Common Body of Knowledge is a framework of security subjects relevant to security professionals and used in (ISC)2 certifications. Continue Reading
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There are multitudes of cybersecurity certifications, but which are the best CISO certifications? Expert Mike O. Villegas discusses the most effective combination of credentials. Continue Reading
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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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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Experts Ed Tittel and Mary Kyle offer the definitive primer for vendor-neutral information security certifications. Continue Reading
Newly updated, experts Ed Tittel and Mary Kyle guide you through the crowded field of vendor-specific information security certifications. Continue Reading
Experts Ed Tittel and Mary Kyle examine the growing number of cloud computing security certifications, both vendor-neutral and vendor-specific. Continue Reading