Official (ISC)2 Guide to the CISSP-ISSMP CBK, Second Edition

  • 9h 31m
  • Joseph Steinberg (ed)
  • CRC Press
  • 2015

The Certified Information Systems Security Professional-Information Systems Security Management Professional (CISSP-ISSMP) certification was developed for CISSPs who are seeking to further their careers and validate their expertise in information systems security management. Candidates for the ISSMP need to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the five domains of the ISSMP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK), along with the ability to apply this in-depth knowledge to establish, present, and govern information security programs, while demonstrating management and leadership skills.

Supplying an authoritative review of key concepts and requirements, the Official (ISC)2 Guide to the CISSP-ISSMP CBK, Second Edition is both up to date and relevant. This book provides a comprehensive review of the five domains in the ISSMP CBK: Security Leadership and Management, Security Lifecycle Management, Security Compliance Management, Contingency Management, and Law, Ethics, and Incident Management.

Numerous illustrated examples and practical exercises are included in this book to demonstrate concepts and real-life scenarios. Endorsed by (ISC)2 and compiled and reviewed by ISSMPs and industry luminaries around the world, this book provides unrivaled preparation for the exam. Earning your ISSMP is a deserving achievement that should ultimately help to enhance your career path and give you a competitive advantage.

About the Editor

Joseph Steinberg is a respected cybersecurity expert, entrepreneur, columnist, and consultant.

Joseph is the founder and CEO of SecureMySocial, which recently brought to market the world's first system to warn people in real time if they are making inappropriate social-media posts. Earlier, he served for a decade as CEO of cybersecurity firm, Green Armor Solutions.

Joseph is a recognized cybersecurity thought leader; he was calculated algorithmically by Onalytica to be one of the top 100 cybersecurity influencers worldwide. He is the inventor of several information-security technologies widely-used today; his work is cited in over 100 published patents.

Joseph serves as an expert witness and consultant on matters related to information security, and has advised businesses and the US government on such matters. He also frequently appears in the media as a commentator discussing topics such as cybersecurity, privacy, and fraud.

Joseph currently writes a column covering both cybersecurity and entrepreneurship for Forbes, and has authored several books. He has also published articles on a variety of other business and personal-advice related topics.

Joseph earned an M.S. from New York University (NYU), where he currently serves as President of the NYU Alumni in Tech group. He is also one of only 28 people worldwide to hold the suite of advanced information security certifications, CISSP, ISSAP, ISSMP, and CSSLP, indicating that he possesses a rare, robust knowledge of information security that is both broad and deep.

Joseph was named one of New Jersey's top businesspeople under the age of forty by NJBiz, and has chaired the Financial Advisory Board for a NJ municipality with combined municipal and education budgets of ~$150M.

In this Book

  • Security Leadership & Management
  • Security Lifecycle Management
  • Security Compliance Management
  • Contingency Management
  • Law, Ethics, and Incident Management


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