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CSSLP®: Supply Chain and Software Acquisition

by Kevin Henry

The final domain of the CSSLP® addresses topics the exam candidate needs to know to work with vendors in acquiring software or outsourcing software development, and the risks associated with third parties having access to data and business plans.

What you'll learn

Your organization may outsource software development, and it almost certainly purchases software from vendors. How can you contribute to ensuring that vendor-supplied products meet regulatory and business needs and provide oversight for software development and implementation when provided by a third party? This course, CSSLP®: Supply Chain and Software Acquisition, you will first learn about the need to ensure security controls. Next you will learn about the ensuring the development process by a software vendor. Finally, you will touch on the process of updating and maintaining third-party software. By the end of this course, you'll have completed all 8 courses on the CSSLP® exam.

About the author

Kevin Henry is a well-known and respected educator and lecturer in the fields of information security and audit. Kevin uses his more than 30 years of practical experience as a network technician, computer programmer, and information systems auditor to deliver outstanding presentations that make each topic interesting, relevant, and useful. Often described by students as "The best instructor I have ever had," Kevin has the ability to provide quality instruction that engages the audience and provi... more

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