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CISSP® Practice: 2,250 Questions, Answers, and Explanations for Passing the Test

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A must-have prep guide for taking the CISSP certification exam

If practice does, indeed, make perfect, then this is the book you need to prepare for the CISSP certification exam! And while the six-hour exam may be grueling, the preparation for it doesn't have to be. This invaluable guide offers an unparalleled number of test questions along with their answers and explanations so that you can fully understand the "why" behind the correct and incorrect answers. An impressive number of multiple-choice questions covering breadth and depth of security topics provides you with a wealth of information that will increase your confidence for passing the exam.

The sample questions cover all ten of the domains tested: access control; telecommunications and network security; information security governance and risk management; application development security; cryptography; security architecture and design; operations security; business continuity and disaster recovery planning; legal, regulations, investigations, and compliance; and physical and environmental security.

  • Prepares you for taking the intense CISSP certification exam with an impressive and unique 2,250 test prep questions and answers

  • Includes the explanation behind each answer so you can benefit from learning the correct answer, but also discover why the other answers are not correct

  • Features more than twice the number of practice questions of any other book on the market and covers nine times the number of questions tested on the exam

With CISSP certification now a requirement for anyone seeking security positions in corporations and government, passing the exam is critical. Packed with more than 2,000 test questions, CISSP Practice will prepare you better than any other resource on the market.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover Page
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright
  4. Dedication
  5. About the Author
  6. ABOUT THE TECHNICAL EDITOR
  7. CREDITS
  8. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
  9. CISSP PRACTICE
  10. PREFACE
  11. DOMAIN 1: Access Control
    1. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  12. DOMAIN 2: Telecommunications and Network Security
    1. TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    3. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  13. DOMAIN 3: Information Security Governance and Risk Management
    1. TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    3. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  14. DOMAIN 4: Software Development Security
    1. TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    3. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  15. DOMAIN 5: Cryptography
    1. TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    3. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  16. DOMAIN 6: Security Architecture and Design
    1. TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    3. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  17. DOMAIN 7: Security Operations
    1. TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    3. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  18. DOMAIN 8: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning
    1. TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    3. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  19. DOMAIN 9: Legal, Regulations, Investigations, and Compliance
    1. TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    3. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  20. DOMAIN 10: Physical and Environmental Security
    1. TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    2. SCENARIO-BASED QUESTIONS, ANSWERS, AND EXPLANATIONS
    3. SOURCES AND REFERENCES
  21. APPENDIX A: CISSP Glossary 2012
  22. APPENDIX B: CISSP Acronyms and Abbreviations 2012
  23. Index