vendor-neutral CISSP certification is the ideal credential for those with proven deep technical and managerial competence, skills, experience, and credibility to design, engineer, implement, and manage their overall information security program to protect organizations from growing sophisticated attacks.
CISSP draws from a comprehensive, up-to-date, global common body of knowledge that ensures security leaders have a deep knowledge and understanding of new threats, technologies, regulations, standards, and practices. The CISSP exam tests one's competence in the 8 domians of the CISSP CBK, which cover:
Security and Risk Management
Communications and Network Security
Identity and Access Management
Security Assessment and Testing
Software Development Security
The CISSP certification identifies you as a security professional who has successfully met a predefined standard of knowledge and experience. Keeping this certificate current shows that you are interested in keeping abreast of security technologies and events relevant to practicing information security.