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Author Stewart, James Michael.

Title CISSP : Certified Information Systems Security Professional study guide / James M Stewart, Mike Chapple, Darril Gibson
Edition Sixth edition
Published Indianapolis, IN : Wiley, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (liv, 881 pages) : illustrations
Series Sybex serious skills
Serious skills.
Contents CISSPĀ® Certified Information Systems Security Professional: Study Guide; Acknowledgments; About the Authors; Contents; Introduction; (ISC)2; CISSP and SSCP; Prequalifications; Overview of the CISSP Exam; CISSP Exam Question Types; Advice on Taking the Exam; Study and Exam Preparation Tips; Completing the Certification Process; Post-CISSP Concentrations; Notes on This Book's Organization; The Elements of This Study Guide; What's Included With the Additional Study Tools; The Sybex Test Preparation Software; Electronic Flashcards; Glossary of Terms in PDF; Bonus Practice Exams
Centralized versus Decentralized Access ControlSingle Sign-On; AAA Protocols; Authorization Mechanisms; Identity and Access Provisioning Life Cycle; Provisioning; Account Review; Account Revocation; Summary; Exam Essentials; Written Lab; Review Questions; Chapter 2: Access Control Attacks and Monitoring; Understanding Access Control Attacks; Introduction to Risk Elements; Asset Valuation; Threat Modeling; Vulnerability Analysis; Common Access Control Attacks; Preventing Access Control Attacks; Logging and Monitoring; Assessing Effectiveness of Access Controls; Handling Audit Reports; Summary
Chapter 4: Secure Communications and Network AttacksNetwork and Protocol Security Mechanisms; Secure Communications Protocols; Authentication Protocols; Virtual Private Network; Tunneling; How VPNs Work; Common VPN Protocols; Virtual LAN; Remote Access Security Management; Plan Remote Access Security; Dial-Up Protocols; Centralized Remote Authentication Services; Network Address Translation; Private IP Addresses; Stateful NAT; Static and Dynamic NAT; Automatic Private IP Addressing; Switching Technologies; Circuit Switching; Packet Switching; Virtual Circuits; WAN Technologies
Exam EssentialsWritten Lab; Review Questions; Chapter 3: Secure Network Architecture and Securing Network Components; OSI Model; History of the OSI Model; OSI Functionality; Encapsulation/Deencapsulation; OSI Layers; TCP/IP Model; TCP/IP Protocol Suite Overview; Secure Network Components; Network Access Control; Firewalls; Endpoint Security; Other Network Devices; Cabling, Wireless, Topology, and Communications Technology; Network Cabling; Wireless Communications and Security; Network Topologies; LAN Technologies; Summary; Exam Essentials; Written Lab; Review Questions
How to Use This Book's Study ToolsAssessment Test; Answers to Assessment Test; Chapter 1: Access Control; Access Control Overview; Users, Owners, and Custodians; The CIA Triad; Policies; Compare Permissions, Rights, and Privileges; Types of Access Control; Defense in Depth; Access Control Elements; Identification and Authentication Techniques; Passwords; Smart Cards and Tokens; Biometrics; Multifactor Authentication; Access Control Techniques; Security Operations Principles; Discretionary Access Controls; Nondiscretionary Access Controls; Mandatory Access Controls; Role-Based Access Control
Summary Annotation The CISSP certification was developed to validate mastery of an international standard for information security. Topics covered in this exam guide include security architecture, access control systems, cryptography, operations and physical security, law, investigation and ethics
Subject Computer networks -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Computer security -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Electronic data processing personnel -- Certification.
Genre/Form Study guides.
Study guides.
Form Electronic book
Author Chapple, Mike, 1975-
Gibson, Darril.
ISBN 1118332105 (ebk)
1118335392 (ebk)
1118463897 (electronic bk.)
9781118332108 (ebk)
9781118335390 (ebk)
9781118463895 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Certified Information Systems Security Professional