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CISSP: Security Operations Part 3


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
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Overview/Description
Security professionals are required to anticipate, plan for, respond to, and recover from security incidents quickly and appropriately as part of security operations for the overall organization. In this course, you'll learn how to develop and implement recovery strategies, including specific strategies for backup storage, recovery sites, multiple processing sites, and system resilience and fault tolerance requirements. This course also covers best practices for disaster recovery activities, including response, personnel, communications, assessment, restoration, and training and awareness considerations. Finally, you'll learn about organizational safety measures such as business continuity planning, managing physical security of the premises, and addressing personnel safety concerns like employee monitoring and privacy policies. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam.

Target Audience
Individuals interested in information systems security concepts, methodologies and best practices; candidates for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
1.9

Lesson Objectives

CISSP: Security Operations Part 3

  • start the course
  • identify best practices for developing a recovery strategy
  • distinguish between backup storage options
  • distinguish between recovery site options
  • identify characteristics of multiple processing sites
  • identify best practices for ensuring system resilience and fault tolerance
  • identify the role of disaster recovery in security operations
  • identify best practices for ensuring adequate response during disaster recovery activities
  • identify best practices for ensuring adequate personnel practices during disaster recovery activities
  • identify best practices for ensuring adequate communications during disaster recovery activities
  • identify best practices for ensuring appropriate event assessment during disaster recovery activities
  • identify best practices for ensuring restoration during disaster recovery activities
  • identify best practices for incorporating disaster recovery training and awareness in security operations
  • identify best practices when performing a recovery plan read-through
  • identify best practices for performing recovery plan walkthroughs
  • identify best practices for performing a parallel test of a recovery plan
  • identify best practices for performing full-interruption testing of a recovery plan
  • describe characteristics of contingency planning
  • identify the key responsibilities of the EMO management team
  • describe the role of physical protection programs in operational security
  • identify the critical building components that should be physically located away from main entrances, vehicular circulation, parking, and maintenance areas
  • identify appropriate perimeter security controls
  • identify appropriate internal security measures
  • identify best practices for incorporating monitoring and privacy considerations in security policies
  • identify travel security best practices to incorporate in security policies
  • describe challenges and best practices for incorporating duress considerations in security policies
  • identify best practices for planning and implementing organizational security policies and physical controls
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