CISSP Certification

  • May 11, 2006 11 May'06

    Opinion: 'Student' CISSPs put cert's value in jeopardy

    Contributor Sean Walberg says it's a mistake for colleges to offer security certifications along with undergraduate degrees because it's a disservice to the students and dilutes the value of the cert.

  • February 28, 2006 28 Feb'06

    Future CISOs need a 'softer side'

    Experts weigh in on what it now takes to move beyond a cubicle to the C-suite, and it isn't delving even deeper into manuals and schemas.

  • January 09, 2006 09 Jan'06

    Survey: It pays to be a security pro

    In its annual survey, SANS says salaries are good for many IT security professionals. But those with big titles and certifications from ISC(2) and ISACA are earning more.

  • August 29, 2005 29 Aug'05

    CCISP vs. CISSP certification creating confusion for security pros

    Its creator says the newer certification aims to complement, not compete with, the better known CISSP. Others aren't convinced the distinction is clear.

  • August 22, 2005 22 Aug'05

    Project management key to career advancement

    Want to score points at your security job? Take on a project -- and get the job done. Here's how to do it.

  • April 06, 2005 06 Apr'05

    New ideas from (ISC)2's new chief

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- Rolf Moulton, CISSP-ISSMP, CISA, CCP, has been steering the ship of the (ISC)2 for about six weeks now. But the new CEO's relationship with the security certification organization goes back a ways. Moulton, who created information ...

  • April 06, 2005 06 Apr'05

    Interview: CEO to say so long to the (ISC)2

    For five years, James E. Duffy has been the face of the (ISC)2 and the CISSP certification. He'd now like to devote more time to being a husband, father and grandfather. Duffy announced in February his decision to retire as CEO and president of the ...

  • March 01, 2005 01 Mar'05

    CISSP among highest paying certifications

    See what other certified security skills have grown, or diminished, in value in this new report from salary researchers at Foote Partners LLC.

  • June 23, 2004 23 Jun'04

    The CISSP receives international standardization

    The security professional credential got a big boost today when it became part of ISO/IEC 17024.

  • May 19, 2003 19 May'03

    Novell consultants getting their CISSPs

    Known for its in-house certifications, Novell announced that it will have 75 of its security consultants earn their CISSP certifications during the next three fiscal quarters.

  • October 14, 2002 14 Oct'02

    Cert Spotlight: CISSPs 'know' security begins its occasional series on certifications offered in the IT security space. This first installment focuses on the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).