ISC(2)'s CISSP examination is one of the most highly valued certifications in the information security profession. Take the first step towards gaining the knowledge needed to tackle the first domain of the CISSP.
If you are looking to begin your journey towards the highly respected CISSP credential, then you have come to the right place! This course covers a broad range of topics listed in ISC2's Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) - Security and Risk Management domain. In this course, you will learn the foundations of security and risk management, including topics such as cyber crime, legal and regulatory concerns, threat modeling, and much, much more. When you are finished with this course, you will have a good security and risk management foundation that will provide you with the context and knowledge needed to be successful in the information security profession.
Course Overview Hi everyone! My name is Lee Allen, and welcome to my course, CISSP - Security and Risk Management. I am a certified information system security professional, currently employed as an associate director for enterprise security at a large U. S. -based university. I have authored three books about penetration testing and run a game company that is focused on bringing security training into the gaming world. Security and risk management is the foundation for all of the other (ISC)2 CISSP common body of knowledge domains. This course is based on the topics found in the first domain of the CISSP common body of knowledge. Some of the major topics that we will cover include risk assessment, security management, legal and regulatory concerns, computer crimes, and aligning security to the business. By the end of this course, you should be familiar with a broad spectrum of topics that are covered within the first domain of the CISSP. This course will provide you with the background information that you will need when addressing questions related to risk and security management. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn the foundational security and risk management topics with the CISSP Security and Risk Management course at Pluralsight.