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The Official (ISC)2 Guide to the SSCP CBK Hardcover – 6 May 2016

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  • Publisher : Sybex; 4th Edition (6 May 2016)
  • Language : English
  • Hardcover : 928 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1119278635
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1119278634
  • Dimensions : 19.05 x 4.83 x 23.62 cm
  • Customer Reviews:
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With over 20 years of experience as both an educator and IT professional, Adam Gordon holds numerous Professional IT Certifications including CISSP, CISA, CRISC, CHFI, CEH, SCNA, VCP, and VCI. He is the author of several books and has achieved many awards, including EC-Council Instructor of Excellence for 2006-07 and Top Technical Instructor Worldwide, 2002-2003. Adam holds his Bachelor's Degree in International Relations and his Master's Degree in International Political Affairs from Florida International University. Adam has held a number of positions during his professional career including CISO, CTO, Consultant, and Solutions Architect. He has worked on many large implementations involving multiple customer program teams for delivery. Adam has been invited to lead projects for companies such as Microsoft, Citrix, Lloyds Bank TSB, Campus Management, US Southern Command (SOUTHCOM), Amadeus, World Fuel Services, and Seaboard Marine.

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Produced by (ISC)2, the trusted global source of industry expertise for information security

The definitive body of knowledge used by candidates for the Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) credential

"Every IT professional plays a key role in an organization's security posture. The fourth edition of The Official (ISC)2 Guide to the SSCP CBK facilitates the practical knowledge you need to assure strong information security in daily operations."
--David Shearer, Chief Executive Officer, (ISC)2

Without the right people, no organization is secure. Attacks on organizations' information assets continue to escalate while attackers refine and improve their tactics. Organizations know the best way to combat these assaults starts with qualified information security staff armed with appropriate practices and controls. They know that a Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP(R)) has the right technical security knowledge needed to be successful on their team.

The fourth edition of The Official (ISC)2(R) Guide to the SSCP(R) CBK(R) is a comprehensive resource providing an in-depth look at the seven domains of the SSCP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK). This latest edition provides an updated, detailed guide that is considered one of the best tools for candidates striving to become an SSCP.

Numerous illustrated examples and tables are included to demonstrate concepts, frameworks, and real-life scenarios. The book offers step-by-step guidance through each of the SSCP domains, including best practices and techniques used by the world's most experienced practitioners. Endorsed by (ISC)2 and compiled and reviewed by SSCPs and subject matter experts, this book brings together a global, thorough perspective. The Official (ISC)2 Guide to the SSCP CBK prepares candidates for the SSCP exam, and provides a reference that will serve them well into their careers.

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