CISSP Cert Guide (Hardcover)

Troy McMillan, Robin Abernathy




Learn, prepare, and practice for CISSP exam success with the CISSP Cert Guide from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT Certification.


  • Master CISSP exam topics
  • Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes
  • Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks
  • Practice with realistic exam questions on the CD


CISSP Cert Guide is a best-of-breed exam study guide. Leading IT certification experts Troy McMillan and Robin Abernathy share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.


You'll get a complete test preparation routine organized around proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. Review questions help you assess your knowledge, and a final preparation chapter guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your final study plan.


The companion CD contains the powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test engine, complete with hundreds of exam-realistic questions. The assessment engine offers you a wealth of customization options and reporting features, laying out a complete assessment of your knowledge to help you focus your study where it is needed most, so you can succeed on the exam the first time.


This study guide helps you master all the topics on the CISSP exam, including


  • Access control
  • Telecommunications and network security
  • Information security governance and risk management
  • Software development security
  • Cryptography
  • Security architecture and design
  • Operation security
  • Business continuity and disaster recovery planning
  • Legal, regulations, investigations, and compliance
  • Physical (environmental) security


Troy McMillan, Product Developer and Technical Editor at Kaplan Cert Prep, specializes in creating certification practice tests and study guides. He has 12 years of experience teaching Cisco, Microsoft, CompTIA, and Security classes for top training companies, including Global Knowledge and New Horizons. He holds more than 20 certifications from Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, and other leading technology organizations.

Robin M. Abernathy has more than a decade of experience in IT certification prep. For Kaplan IT Certification Preparation, she has written and edited preparation materials for many (ISC)2, Microsoft, CompTIA, PMI, Cisco, and ITIL certifications. She holds multiple IT certifications from these vendors.


Companion CD

The CD contains two free, complete practice exams, plus memory tables and answers to help you study more efficiently and effectively.


Pearson IT Certification Practice Test minimum system requirements:

Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7, or Windows 8; Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client; Pentium-class 1GHz processor (or equivalent); 512MB RAM; 650MB disk space plus 50MB for each downloaded practice exam; access to the Internet to register and download exam databases



從Pearson IT Certification,IT認證領域的領導者,學習、準備並練習CISSP考試,使用CISSP Cert Guide。這是一本最佳的考試學習指南,由領先的IT認證專家Troy McMillan和Robin Abernathy共同分享準備提示和應試技巧,幫助您找出弱點並提升概念知識和實踐技能。本書以簡潔的方式呈現材料,專注於提高您對考試主題的理解和記憶。


附帶的CD包含功能強大的Pearson IT Certification Practice Test引擎,內含數百個考試真實問題。評估引擎提供豐富的自定義選項和報告功能,全面評估您的知識,幫助您將學習重點放在最需要的地方,以便第一次通過考試。


- 存取控制
- 電信和網絡安全
- 信息安全治理和風險管理
- 軟件開發安全
- 密碼學
- 安全架構和設計
- 運營安全
- 業務連續性和災難恢復計劃
- 法律、法規、調查和合規性
- 物理(環境)安全

Troy McMillan是Kaplan Cert Prep的產品開發人員和技術編輯,專注於創建認證練習測試和學習指南。他在頂尖培訓公司(包括Global Knowledge和New Horizons)教授Cisco、Microsoft、CompTIA和安全課程方面擁有12年的經驗。他擁有Microsoft、Cisco、VMware和其他領先技術組織的20多個認證。

Robin M. Abernathy在IT認證準備方面擁有十多年的經驗。她為Kaplan IT Certification Preparation編寫和編輯了許多(ISC)2、Microsoft、CompTIA、PMI、Cisco和ITIL認證的準備材料。她擁有這些供應商的多個IT認證。


Pearson IT Certification Practice Test的最低系統要求:

- Windows XP(SP3)、Windows Vista(SP2)、Windows 7或Windows 8
- Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client
- Pentium級1GHz處理器(或同等性能)
- 512MB RAM
- 650MB磁盤空間,加上每個下載的練習考試需要50MB的空間
- 訪問互聯網以註冊和下載考試數據庫