October 23, 2017

You can read about how Matheus cracked his CISSP exam here:

How Matheus Cracked His CISSP Exam

He also created his own mindmaps (old 10 domains), and gave me permission to share it on this website. 

Access Control

Application Security

BCP and DR


Information Security


Network Security

Operations Security

Physical Security

Security Architecture

If you...

April 14, 2017

 Click Here to Download The PDF "MTD, RPO, RTO, WRT"

There is a strong chance that you will be tested on the terms "MTD, RPO, RTO, WRT"- tested on their concepts, not just their definitions.

This is one of those topics where it's either you know it, or you don't.   

The terms can be confusing when you just start out studying, but eventually after weeks...

April 11, 2017


Click Here to Download The PDF "Responsibilities in the Cloud"

I've seen that there has always been some confusion or difference of opinion when it comes to who has what responsibility in the cloud.  

I'm not here to state anything official, but to just go through what I've observed while studying, and helping others study for the CISSP.

It doesn't matter...

April 4, 2017

Digital signatures should be one of your most favorite things to study for the CISSP exam.

By knowing the concept of digital signatures, you also get to know about these 4 other things: 

  • Hashing

  • Nonrepudiation

  • Encryption

  • Authentication

All 4 of the terms above go into making digital signatures possible.  If you were ever confused about...

March 8, 2017

I was the first person in the CISSP testing center, arriving about 45 minutes early.  The day had come! I was so nervous, and the only thing I could do from throwing up was just studying whatever book or document I brought with me.

I used the below document, which is free to the public by their generous authors, right up until the moment I entered the test...

March 2, 2017

HUGE thanks to the original contributors for updating the Sunflower Free CISSP Summary to reflect the new domains of the CISSP exam.  It played a major role in helping me, and others, pass their CISSP exam.

We truly appreciate your selfless work and dedication to the exam, and this field. 

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