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Security Assessment and Testing for CISSP®

by Kevin Henry

This course will teach you the skills, methods, and benefits of testing whether security controls are effective and adequate to protect the assets of the organization.

What you'll learn

This course will help you understand the principles of testing the effectiveness of the many types of security controls – and assist you in preparing for the CISSP® examination. In this course, Security Assessment and Testing for the CISSP®, you’ll learn to test security controls and provide assessment of control effectiveness. First, you’ll explore creation of a test strategy. Next, you’ll discover test plans and methods. Finally, you’ll learn how to provide assessment on the adequacy of security controls to mitigate risk. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of security assessment and testing needed for the CISSP® examination.

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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