Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP)

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Course Overview

The Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP) certification focuses on integrating security practices into the entire system development lifecycle. This comprehensive course covers security engineering principles, risk management, secure design methodologies, and secure coding practices. Participants will learn how to identify and mitigate security vulnerabilities at every stage of the development process, ensuring that systems are resilient against cyber threats and attacks.

Why Choose ISSEP:

ISSEP certification validates individuals’ expertise in incorporating security into system engineering processes, highlighting their ability to address security concerns proactively and effectively. By earning ISSEP certification, professionals demonstrate their commitment to ensuring the security, integrity, and reliability of information systems from inception to deployment. This certification is highly valued in industries where secure system development is paramount, such as defense, government, healthcare, and finance, offering numerous career advancement opportunities in security engineering, architecture, and leadership roles.

Course outline

  • 1

    Security Engineering Principles


    Security Engineering Concepts


    Security Development Lifecycle (SDL)


    Threat Modeling

  • 2

    Risk Management in System Development


    Risk Identification and Assessment


    Risk Mitigation Strategies


    Secure Design Methodologies

  • 3

    Secure Lifecycle Management


    Secure Configuration Management


    Secure Deployment and Maintenance


    Security Testing and Evaluation

  • 4

    Secure Coding Practices


    Secure Coding Principles


    Secure Coding Techniques


    Code Review and Analysis

  • 5

    System Security Certification and Accreditation


    System Certification Processes


    Security Documentation and Reporting


    Compliance and Regulatory Requirements

  • 6

    Exam Preparation


    Practice Exams


    Review of Key Concepts


    Exam-taking Strategies

What's Included:

  • 12-month Subscription to Course Content
  • ISC2 Official Study Guide
  • Practice Assessments with Answer Keys
  • Exam Voucher

How It Works

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