Chapter 1

(ISC)2 and the CISSP Certification


check Learning about (ISC)2 and the CISSP certification

check Understanding CISSP certification requirements

check Developing a study plan

check Registering for the exam

check Taking the CISSP exam

check Getting your exam results

In this chapter, you get to know the (ISC)2 and learn about the CISSP certification including professional requirements, how to study for the exam, how to get registered, what to expect during the exam, and of course, what to expect after you pass the CISSP exam!

About (ISC)2 and the CISSP Certification

The International Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2 ( was established in 1989 as a not-for-profit, tax-exempt corporation chartered for the explicit purpose of developing a standardized security curriculum and administering an information security certification process for security professionals ...

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