A comprehensive guide to preparing for your CISSP exam
There is no correct way to earn your CISSP certification. But there are three qualities which are a must: dedication, consistency, and relentless.
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Below is a comprehensive list of the general materials and resources I recommend that has worked for my course students in a progressive knowledge-building approach whether you have 1 year of security experience or 10 years.
I promise you the pain of going through the journey of the CISSP is nothing compared to the feeling of passing it.
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Primary Books - Try to get at least 2
My all-time favorite! Try to read this at least once cover to cover.
THE standard CISSP study guide book that should be read at least three times cover to cover before your exam.
Secondary Books - All three are must-haves
I actually wrote this book! I wrote it to help anyone face the CISSP exam with the correct mindset.
Pretty good book! Concise and well-written. Touches on subject broken down in easily digestible portions.
Practice Questions - Pick the Sybex, or get both
Great set of practice questions that touches upon most topics of the CISSP. The language and terminology will help to speak the language of the CISSP.