This chapter covers the following topics:
• The goals of the CISSP certification: A description of its sponsoring bodies and the stated goals of the certification
• The value of the CISSP certification: An examination of the career and business drivers that comprise the value of the certification
• The Common Body of Knowledge: The ten domains of information that make up the topics covered in the certification
• Steps to becoming a CISSP: The process involved in achieving the CISSP certification
The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) is one of the most respected and sought after security certifications available today. It is a globally recognized credential that demonstrates that the ...