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The following quiz is excerpted from the CISSP (ISC)2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional Official Study Guide, 7th Edition, ©2015 John Wiley & Sons, All Rights Reserved.
Data protection skills are at the heart of every infosec professional's job responsibilities, no matter their subspecialty or vertical industry. Keeping enterprise information assets safe from theft, loss and leakage requires a broad knowledge base about threats and vulnerabilities, as well as the tools and techniques for combatting them.
The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam covers this in Domain 2, Asset Security, which encompasses information and asset classification, ownership concepts, privacy protection, appropriate retention, data security control and data handling requirements. It counts for 10% of the total exam score.
Planning to take the CISSP exam and obtain certification? Test your knowledge of Domain 2 with this 10-question practice quiz on key concepts, vocabulary and principles of data security control, encryption, privacy and more.
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