- 180 days of access to Official (ISC)² ISSAP course content
- Interactive flash cards
- Post-course assessment
- Independent reading learning activities
- Case studies
- End of domain quizzes
You do not need to have passed the CISSP exam to challenge for the ISSMP certification.
If you do not have a CISSP certification:
- You must have at least seven years of experience in two or more of the domains of the ISSMP
- Pass your exam and submit your certification application
- To maintain your ISSMP, you will need to earn 140 CPE credits in each 3-year term
- Evaluate the role of security, connect the security program with organizational governance, and prioritize security requirements in support of business initiatives to obtain support for the security program.
- Recommend a documented security program that includes security awareness and training and a process for analyzing, managing and enforcing security requirements for contracts and agreements.
- Apply metrics, budgeting, project management and management of security team and cross-functional and stakeholder associations to achieve a security program.
- Understand the management of security into organizational security architecture throughout the system lifecycle.
- Understand the organizational requirements necessary to establish an effective Risk Management Program.
- Understand the general processes employed in the identification of system assets, potential system threats, in-place safeguards, and vulnerabilities in the conduct and analysis of system risk assessments.
- Understand the principles and practices necessary to establish and maintain a successful incident handling and investigation program.
- Understand the processes and collaboration requirements necessary to establish, maintain, and benefit from a successful threat intelligence program.
- Understand the various benefits that the proper conduct of a Business Impact Analysis provides to the organization.
- Domain 1: Leadership and Business Management
- Domain 2: Systems Lifecycle Management
- Domain 3: Risk Management
- Domain 4: Threat Intelligence and Incident Management
- Domain 5: Contingency Management
- Domain 6: Law, Ethics and Security Compliance Management
- Online exam voucher
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