CISSP-Certified Information Systems Security Professional

A security audit is a systematic evaluation of the security of a company’s information system to ascertain how well it conforms to a set of established criteria. A detailed audit typically evaluates the security of the system’s physical configuration and environment, software, information handling processes and user practices.

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) is an autonomous information security certification and is governed by International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2.

CISSP certification is globally recognized as a standard of achievement that evaluates an individual’s knowledge in the field of information security. Individuals who have done their CISSP certification training are considered as information assurance professionals who define the architecture, design, management and/or controls that assure the security of business environments. CISSP Online Training helps you to acquire certification in the field of information security to meet the stringent requirements of ISO/IEC Standard 17024.

The exams conducted for CISSP classroom training includes a test to check on one’s proficiency in ten CISSP domains, including concepts like security, risk management, cloud computing, mobile security, application development, etc. Therefore one must have an in-depth knowledge and vast experience to pass these exams which makes this CISSP certification training highly valued.

Course Details

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  • Prerequisites
  • Certifications
  • Benefits & PayScale
  • FAQ’s

The courses that are covered in CISSP online training include various concepts of Information Security. Currently, The LATEST changed knowledge domains of CISSP CBK are as follows 8 Domains:

  • Security and Risk Management(Security, Risk, Compliance, Law, Regulations, Business Continuity)
  • Asset Security (Protecting Security of Assets)
  • Security Engineering (Engineering and Management of Security)
  • Communications and Network Security (Designing and Protecting Network Security)
  • Identity and Access Management (Controlling Access and Managing Identity)
  • Security Assessment and Testing (Designing, Performing, and Analyzing Security Testing)
  • Security Operations (Foundational Concepts, Investigations, Incident Management, Disaster Recovery)
  • Software Development Security (Understanding, Applying, and Enforcing Software Security

The CISSP Certification Training is designed to ensure that professionals handling computer security for a company or a client have mastered the subjects .

The CISSP Examination and Certification are best suited for

The CISSP Classroom Training is best suited for mid-level and senior-level managers who are experienced professionals in the computer security field or have already attained positions such as CISOs, CSOs or Senior Security Engineers. Professionals who have done their CISSP Certification Training Online are generally responsible for developing the information security policies, standards, and procedures and managing their implementation across an organization.

A CISSP Certified professional gains access to (ISC)2 services and programs which enhances his growth throughout his Information Security career.

The benefits of the services and programs are:

  • Information on latest updates in technology
  • Peer networking
  • Online Forums
  • News on latest Events
  • Regular Industry communication
  • Interaction with experts

The eligibility requirement for the CISSP examination is Payment of relevant fees. Assert that he or she possesses a minimum of five years of direct full-time security professional work experience in two or more of the ten domains of the (ISC)2 CISSP or four years of direct full-time security professional work experience in one or more of the ten domains of the CISSP with a degree. Additionally, a Masters Degree in year toward the four-year requirement.

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About CISSP Certification Training: For the CISSP Certification, a candidate must: Pass the exam which consists of 250 multiple choice questions worth 1000 points that are to be answered in duration of six hours. Of the 1000 points, a minimum of 700 points (70%) is required to pass this exam. The value for each question varies and the distribution is not disclosed to the candidates.One need to apply for CISSP examination at Pearson Value main center in a particular city. Examination type is online based. Submit a properly completed and executed Endorsement Form. Successfully pass an audit of their assertions regarding professional experience, if the candidate is selected for audit. Upon receiving CISSP Certification you must uphold the (ISC)2 Maintenance Requirements and Re-Certify every 3 years.

Certification Benefits:

CISSP Certification Benefits: In today’s fast evolving times, technological solutions cannot protect an organization’s important information. So, employers are demanding for qualified CISSP classroom training professionals to help their organizations to give a leading edge by providing the highest standard of security for their customers, employees, stakeholders and organizational information assets.

Benefits of the CISSP Certification Training Classroom for Professionals Indicates

Indicates a working knowledge of information security Commitment to profession Provides a career distinction, with enhanced credibility and marketability Has exclusive benefits as an (ISC)² member, including valuable resources such as peer networking and idea exchange Certified information security professionals earn more than their non-certified counterparts, according to the Global Information Security Workforce Study Satisfies the government and organization requirements for information security certification mandates

Benefits of the CISSP for Employers

Positions candidates on a level playing field as (ISC)² certifications are recognized internationally Increased credibility for your organization when working with vendors and contractors Entitles employees with a universal language, circumventing ambiguity with industry-accepted terms and practices Confirms commitment and years of experience gained in the industry Requires Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits to ensure that personnel keep their skills current Satisfies certification mandate requirements for service providers or subcontractors

Frequently asked Questions and Answers (15):

What is CISSP? The acronym stands for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional. The CISSP Certification was designed to recognize individuals on their mastery of an international standard for information security and understanding of the 10 information security domains.

Who should become a CISSP? The CISSP credential is ideal for mid-level and senior-level managers who are working towards or have already attained positions such as CISOs, CSOs or Senior Security Engineers.

What are the qualifications needed to gain CISSP certification? To become a CISSP, a candidate must successfully complete two separate processes: Examination and Certification. The eligibility requirements to sit for the CISSP examination are completely separate from the eligibility requirements necessary to be certified.

Please refer for more details to the above section of Eligibility and About Certification I want to become a CISSP but do not have the required experience as yet – Associate of (ISC)2 ? Candidates who do not meet the CISSP professional experience requirements may become Associates of (ISC)2. To become an Associate of (ISC)2, you will need to complete and submit the examination form and successfully pass the exam. You don have to wait until youve spent years in the field to demonstrate your competence in information security.

How to register for the CISSP examination? For this examination please register online at the official Web site of ISC2

How can I maintain the CISSP certification? You can either retake and pass the examination every 3 years, OR earn 120 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits over a 3-year period. Moreover, you need to pay the annual maintenance fee for this certification as well.

How much does a CISSP certification cost in India? Kindly check the website for latest updates on the fee structure or contact ISC India office or any authorized institutions conducting CISSP course for the latest details

Check the below link and register

When do candidates receive their results if they take their test via BT(Computer based testing)? Most candidates will receive their results immediately after they have completed the exam. In some cases, candidates may have to wait longer to receive official results.

What is (ISC)²’s policy for retaking the exam via CBT(Computer based testing) after an unsuccessful attempt? After the first unsuccessful exam attempt, candidates have 3 more attempts to take the exam under the following guidelines:

For CISSP Exams the number of Days before a candidate must wait before next exam attempt

Second attempt – 30 days Third attempt – 90 days Fourth attempt – 180 days

In which foreign languages can the CISSP exams be given via CBT?

CISSP exams can be given in the following languages English, Brazilian, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Korean Where can I get the details of (ISC)² Official Training Providers? You can get the information on the following website:

Does everyone take the same test? No. (ISC)² maintains a large pool of questions which can be used to generate many different forms of the examinations. To ensure the integrity and security of the examination, the examination forms are updated on a regular basis.

Why is the scale 0 – 1000 when I didn see 1000 questions? The scale used by (ISC)² is similar to scales used by other large testing programs, such as the SAT, ACT, or GRE. The scale has more points on it than there are number of questions on the examination.

Can I find out how many questions I answered correctly? (ISC)² does not report to candidates the number of questions they answered correctly or the overall percentage of questions they answered correctly; however; failing candidates are provided with the rank ordering of domains based on their percentage of questions answered correctly in each domain of the examination. This information is provided to assist failing candidates who would know the domains that they need to focus in their further study

Delivery Modes

  • Classroom Training
  • Virtual Classroom
  • E- Learning

The duration period of CISSP Certification Training Classroom program is 32 hours, with weekend and weekday session available, 8-9 hour session per day training session and course material focuses on the ten domains of the CISSP CBK. If you are a hands-on learner and like to interact with your instructor and classmates in a live setting, this is the training for you. Your Take Aways

  • 32 hours Interactive Classroom Training Session from Certified Industry Experts with over 15+ Years of Experience.
  • 6 months Email and Telephonic Support for all your CISSP queries.
  • Experts Recommended International Books & CDs.
  • 3.7GB worth Soft Copy Course Material with more than 10,000 Question Bank, EBooks, Videos & Exam Simulators.
  • Additional Reference Materials from Trainer.
  • Mock Exams with Expert Explanation.
  • Examination Approach Guidance.
  • Examination Cracking Tips & Tricks.
  • All Necessary Stationary.
  • Complimentary: Executive Lunch, Mint, Hi-Tea, Cookies, Jagsar Goodies and many more Exclusions: CISSP Examination & Certification FEE.(USD599 for Asia/Pacific.Payable directly to ISC2)

Attend virtual training that fits your schedule Attend virtual training that fits your schedule; Get trained on the CBK (common body of knowledge) for any (ISC)² certification from the convenience of your computer anywhere in the world. (ISC)²s award-winning training program is available twice a week over the course of 6-8 weeks.

Each CISSP Online Training program includes:

  • 100% up-to-date material
  • Official (ISC)² course ware
  • (ISC)² Authorized Instructor
  • Post-seminar self-assessments

Benefits to you for attending

  • Provides all the features of classroom-based seminars
  • Real time delivery with access to archived modules for playback at a later date
  • Save on the cost of travel
  • Learn from the comfort of your home or office

Your Take Aways

  • 32 hours Interactive Live HD Training Session from Certified Industry Experts with over 15+ Years of Experience.
  • 6 months Email and Telephonic Support for all your CISSP queries.
  • Experts Recommended International Softcopy material & CDs.
  • 3.7GB worth Soft Copy Course Material with more than 10,000 Question Bank, EBooks, Videos & Exam Simulators.
  • Additional Reference Materials from Trainer.
  • Mock Exams with Expert Explanation.
  • Examination Approach Guidance.
  • Examination Cracking Tips & Tricks.
  • Additional access for one month recorded session
  • Complimentary: E-copy of participation certification,2 Discount vouchers, free training and online material of Information Security for 8 Hrs

Exclusions: CISSP Examination & Certification FEE.(USD599 for Asia/Pacific.Payable directly to ISC2)

Self-Paced eLearning A self-paced eLearning is based on a proven standard. The eLearning products are most effective when coupled with an instructor-led event, but are developed to be stand-alone as well. A self-paced eLearning is subscription-based and available in 30, 90, or 120 day lengths. These dynamic eLearning lectures and exercises are provided in conjunction with our partner, Certification Partners, Inc. via our online campus. The (ISC) ² campus has a catalog of more than 40 information security titles to meet the needs of those seeking certification as well as those already holding one of our credentials. All eLearning offerings qualify for Continuing Professional Education credits (CPEs). eLearning offerings and benefits currently available:


  • 32 hours of online delivery in an Internet-friendly format
  • Broken into individual domain review modules for focused study
  • End-of-domain and end-of-course review questions modeled after the certification exam

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