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CISSP® - Software Development Security

by Lee Allen

This course covers topics that are related to the CISSP® software security domain.

What you'll learn

This CISSP Software Development Security course provides coverage of the Software Development Security (Understanding, Applying, and Enforcing Software Security) domain from the April 2015 ISC2 CISSP® exam objectives.

You will be made familiar with the importance of building security into the development process and learn about system life cycle security, the basics of software development, the different types of threats that applications face, and some countermeasure examples.

This course is focused on the 8th of 8 domains in the CISSP® exam, and as such there will basic to intermediate coverage of many different concepts that CISSP® candidates will be expected to have some understanding of.

The goal of the course will be to ensure the learner has a;

  • Basic understanding of the concepts
  • Why they are important
  • And when they should be used.

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About the author

Lee has worked in the security industry for over 20 years. His experience includes providing various security services to several organizations including an Internet Service Provider, a computer manufacturer, a global pharmaceutical company, a public university, and a large bank where he was responsible for the penetration testing team. Lee has published several books focused on teaching penetration testing skills and is an active Pluralsight author where he has published more than 10 video tra... more

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