Chapter 2. Physical Security

Techniques you’ll need to master

Physical barrier design

Fence height and grade specification

Lock mechanisms and strengths identification

Fire safety design

Fire suppression methods

Fire detection systems identification

Light placement and design

Specifying requirements for new facilities


Physical security is elemental to the foundation of an organization’s security, and is therefore the best starting point for your studies for the CISSP exam. Many of us might underestimate the importance of physical ...

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