CISSP Certification Course Description

  • What are the course objectives?

    Simplilearn’s CISSP® certification training is aligned to the (ISC)² CBK 2018 requirements. The course trains you in the industry’s latest best practices which will help you pass the exam in the first attempt. The certification helps you develop expertise in defining the architecture and in designing, building, and maintaining a secure business environment for your organization using globally approved Information Security standards.

    With unprecedented security breaches now being reported, the demand for IT security professionals has never been higher. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts there will be 3.5 million cybersecurity job openings by 2021. Source URL:

  • What skills will you learn from this CISSP training course?

    By the end of this CISSP training, you will:
    • Be able to define the architecture, design, and management of the security of your organization.
    • Acquire the relevant knowledge and skills required to pass the CISSP certification exam.
    • Perform risk analysis and prevent data loss
    • Learn about security architecture, engineering, models, and cryptography
    • Gain familiarity with communications and network security, identity and access management, security testing and operations

  • Who should take this CISSP training course?

    The CISSP certification is the most globally recognized professional requirement in the IT Security domain. This certification is best suited for:
    • Security Consultants/Managers
    • IT Directors/Managers
    • Security Auditors/Architects
    • Security Systems Engineers
    • Chief Information Security Officers
    • Network Architects

CISSP Course Preview

    • Lesson 01 - Course Introduction

      • Course Introduction
    • Lesson 02 - Security and Risk Management

      • 1.01 Security and Risk Management
      • 1.02 Information Security Management
      • 1.03 Security Controls
      • 1.04 Information Security Management and Governance
      • 1.05 Goals, Mission, and Objectives
      • 1.06 Due Care
      • 1.07 Security Policy
      • 1.08 Compliance
      • 1.09 Computer Crimes
      • 1.10 Legal Systems
      • 1.11 Intellectual Property (IP) Law
      • 1.12 Privacy
      • 1.13 General Data Protection Regulation
      • 1.14 Security
      • 1.15 Risk Analysis
      • 1.16 Types of Risk Analysis
      • 1.17 Security Control Assessment
      • 1.18 Threat Modeling
      • 1.19 Supply-Chain Risk Management
      • 1.20 Third-Party Management
      • 1.21 Business Continuity Planning
      • 1.22 Business Continuity Planning Phases
      • 1.23 Managing Personnel Security
      • 1.24 Security Awareness Training
      • 1.25 Program Effectiveness Evaluation
      • 1.26 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 03 - Asset Security

      • 2.01 Asset Security
      • 2.02 Information Classification
      • 2.03 Data Classification
      • 2.04 Data Life Cycle
      • 2.05 Data Management
      • 2.06 Different Roles
      • 2.07 Data Remanence
      • 2.08 Privacy
      • 2.09 States of Data
      • 2.10 Data Loss Prevention
      • 2.11 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 04 - Security Engineering

      • 3.01 Introduction
      • 3.02 Security Engineering
      • 3.03 Security Architecture
      • 3.04 Security Models
      • 3.05 Evaluation Criteria
      • 3.06 System Security
      • 3.07 CPU
      • 3.08 Memory
      • 3.09 Security Mode
      • 3.10 Cloud Computing
      • 3.11 IOT
      • 3.12 Industrial Control System (ICS)
      • 3.13 Cryptography
      • 3.14 Encryption Methods
      • 3.15 DES
      • 3.16 Asymmetric Cryptography
      • 3.17 Public Key Infrastructure
      • 3.18 Cryptanalysis
      • 3.19 Key Management
      • 3.20 Critical Path Analysis
      • 3.21 Site Location
      • 3.22 Fire
      • 3.23 HVAC
      • 3.24 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 05 - Communications and Network Security

      • 4.01 Introduction
      • 4.02 Network Architecture and Design
      • 4.03 IP Addressing
      • 4.04 Network Protocols
      • 4.05 Transmission Media
      • 4.06 Firewall
      • 4.07 Intrusion Detection System and Intrusion Prevention System
      • 4.08 Network Access Control (NAC)
      • 4.09 Content Delivery Network (CDN)
      • 4.10 Networks
      • 4.11 Software-Defined Networking (SDN)
      • 4.12 Remote Access
      • 4.13 Internet Security Protocol (IPsec)
      • 4.14 Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)
      • 4.15 Phreaking
      • 4.16 Secure Access Protocols
      • 4.17 Wireless Technologies
      • 4.18 Network Attacks
      • 4.19 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 06 - Identity and Access Management

      • 5.01 Identity and Access Management
      • 5.02 Identity and Access Management
      • 5.03 Identity Management
      • 5.04 Biometrics
      • 5.05 Passwords
      • 5.06 Tokens
      • 5.07 Memory Cards and Smart Cards
      • 5.08 Access and Authorization Concepts
      • 5.09 Identity Management Implementation
      • 5.10 Kerberos
      • 5.11 Access Control Types
      • 5.12 Access Control Models
      • 5.13 Access Control Tools and Techniques
      • 5.14 Accountability
      • 5.15 Access Control Monitoring
      • 5.16 Identity Proofing
      • 5.17 Markup Languages
      • 5.18 Identity as a Service (IDaaS)
      • 5.19 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 07 - Security Assessment and Testing

      • 6.01 Security Assessment and Testing
      • 6.02 Security Assessment
      • 6.03 Vulnerability Assessment
      • 6.04 Penetration Testing
      • 6.05 Audits
      • 6.06 Log Management
      • 6.07 Synthetic Transaction and Real Transaction
      • 6.08 Testing
      • 6.09 Software Testing
      • 6.10 Interface
      • 6.11 Key Performance Indicators (KPI)
      • 6.12 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 08 - Security Operations

      • 7.01 Security Operations
      • 7.02 Investigation
      • 7.03 Forensic Investigation
      • 7.04 Evidence
      • 7.05 Electronic Discovery
      • 7.06 Incident Management
      • 7.07 Security Operations Management
      • 7.08 Identity and Access Management
      • 7.09 Assets
      • 7.10 Malware
      • 7.11 Management
      • 7.12 Recovery and Backup
      • 7.13 Disaster Recovery
      • 7.14 Perimeter Security
      • 7.15 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 09 - Software Development Security

      • 8.01 Software Development Security
      • 8.02 Importance of Software Development Security
      • 8.03 Programming Concepts
      • 8.04 Systems Development Life Cycle
      • 8.05 Application Program Interface
      • 8.06 Software Security and Assurance
      • 8.07 Database and Data Warehouse Environments
      • 8.08 Knowledge Management
      • 8.09 Web Application Environment
      • 8.10 Security Threats and Attacks
      • 8.11 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
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CISSP Exam & Certification

  • How do I become a CISSP certified professional?

    In order to get certified, you must clear the CISSP exam. The CISSP exam is administered at Pearson VUE Testing centers around the world and is a computer-based test (CBT).


  • What are the prerequisites for CISSP certification?

    To advance within their current Information Security careers, professionals who intend to acquire credibility and mobility will benefit from the CISSP training. You are required to have at least 5 years of recent full-time professional work experience in 2 or more of the 8 domains of the CISSP – CBK 2018 to claim the CISSP certificate from ISC2. However, an ISC2 associate title will be awarded even if you do not have the required 5 years of experience yet, which will then be replaced with the CISSP certificate after you gain and submit proof of your experience. 

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?

    Online Classroom:
    • One complete batch must be attended.
    • With a minimum score of 60%, complete one simulation test.
    Online Self learning:
    • At least 85% of the course must be completed.
    • With a minimum score of 60%, complete one simulation test.

  • What is the passing score for CISSP Certification exam?

    For the CISSP Certification examination, the passing score is 700.

  • How do I fill out and submit the CISSP application form online?

    In order to fill out and submit the CISSP application form online:

    • By accreditation, review the exam availability. 
    • Visit the Pearson VUE website, review the Pearson VUE NDA and create an account.
    • Select the appropriate location of the test center.
    • Select consultation time.
    • Pay for your examination.

  • Do you provide assistance for the exam application process?

    Yes, for the exam application process, you will be provided with assistance. For more information, you can contact the Help and Support.

  • How many attempts do I have to pass the CISSP exam?

    A candidate gets a single attempt to pass the CISSP exam. 

  • How long does it take to receive the CISSP Certification exam results?

    The CISSP exam results will arrive in a span of 2-4 weeks.

  • How long is the CISSP Certification valid for?

    The validity of the CISSP Certification is three years.

  • If I fail the CISSP Exam, how soon can I retake it?

    The CISSP exam can be retaken after 30 days if you don’t pass it the first time.

  • If I fail in the CISSP Exam, can I apply for re-evaluation?

    Applying for re-evaluation will not be possible if you fail.

  • How do I apply for CISSP re-examination?

    In the event you don’t clear your event, feel free to apply again for the re-examination 30 days later. 

  • I have passed the CISSP Certification examination. When and how do I receive my certificate?

    About 4-6 weeks after you recieve your exam results via email, the certification will be mailed to you. 

  • Are the training and course material effective in preparing me for the CISSP exam?

    With a hands-on learning approach and Global Learning Framework, the CISSP certification training helps your pass the exams in your first attempt, which not only gives you the confidence to pass the exam but also helps you retain knowledge beyond the exam.

  • What if I miss a class?

    You can review the recording of each class provided by Simplilearn before attending the next session. Also, access to as many as 15 sessions for 90 days will be given to you with the Flexi-pass by Simplilearn. 

  • The cost of the CISSP exam voucher will be $699.

  • Is the CISSP exam fee included in the course fee?

    No, the course fee does not include the CISSP exam fee. You can schedule your exam directly using the link- as mentioned in the steps above.
    The Exam Fee is included only for the regions of America, Canada, and Europe.

  • How do I schedule/book my exam?

    Please click the below link for information regarding the booking process.

  • Do you provide any practice tests as part of this course?

    Yes, we provide 1 practice test as part of our course to help you prepare for the actual certification exam. You can try this Free CISSP Exam Prep Practice Test to understand the type of tests that are part of the course curriculum. 

CISSP Course Reviews

Madhan Mohan Venkatasamy
Madhan Mohan Venkatasamy Security Consultant at IBM India Private Limited, Bangalore

I had enrolled Simplilearn software security course CISSP® - Certified Information Systems Security Professional certification. It has been excellent as it covers all the bases from study material to Q&A's, all with the convenience of preparing from home, through online. Their material is amazing and is highly competitive cyber security course. I would recommend Simplilearn for preparation of any IT software based competitive exam.

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Fernandez Vijay
Fernandez Vijay Technical Specialist - Security at Microland Limited, Bangalore

Simplilearn has been a great learning platform for me. I had enrolled for CISSP and my expectation was met, with the expertise the trainer had on the concepts. I look forward to doing more course with Simplilearn.

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R Giri
R Giri Sr.Manager - IT at Syndicate Bank, Bangalore

The concepts of the Instructor was mind-blowing...Lots of Industry examples...Very well organized...

Nityanand Singh
Nityanand Singh Associate Manager-IT Operations at Tredence, Bangalore

Really good training. It helped me to clear a lot of doubts which were present in my mind for a long time.

Mridul Banerjee
Mridul Banerjee Manager, Bangalore

Faculty is Excellent, Coordination/Assistance from the coordinator is highly appreciated.

Rakesh Sharma
Rakesh Sharma IT Consultancy and Advisory, Mumbai

I loved the course on CISSP® - Certified Information Systems Security Professional from Simplilearn. It was concise, comprehensive and easy to follow. Their videos, live sessions, and exams are excellent.

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Vijay Chaitanya Reddy Kovvuri
Vijay Chaitanya Reddy Kovvuri Information Security at Syntel, Pune

Interactive sessions...Example scenarios are good...The overall flow was good…

Manoj Sharma
Manoj Sharma Information Security Manager, Delhi

The precise syllabus, quality of webEx app, the quality of trainers and the ease of use of Simplilearn website... Highly satisfied.

Akbar Ali
Akbar Ali Systems Engineer at Allscripts, Pune

One of the interesting and interactive sessions I have ever attended.

Sujay Sonar
Sujay Sonar Business Analyst at Cognizant Technology Solutions, Pune

The course content is very good and satisfactory. The trainer is also good with his teaching abilities.

Chandrakant Khairnar
Chandrakant Khairnar Product Manager, Mumbai

Training was up to the mark, solved my purpose of joining the course, a kick-starter to exam preparation and getting the basics right.

Jenish James
Jenish James IT Security Analyst at Halliburton, Pune

The training was nice and to the point. The trainer was nice and helpful. He cleared all our course-related doubts.

Rohit Pandita
Rohit Pandita Manager, Mumbai

Scenario based examples with elaborate details when required. Very strategic and useful way of teaching.

Melwyn Menezes
Melwyn Menezes Mumbai

It was a very good and informative training program conducted by Simplilearn.

Sarang Chalikwar
Sarang Chalikwar Security Architect, Mumbai

Excellent training; the trainer is having in-depth knowledge in all domains. He was able to map his experience with real time examples while delivering sessions.

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CISSP Training FAQs

  • What are the course objectives?

    Being aligned with the (ISC)² CBK 2015 requirements, Simplilearn’s CISSP certification training in Bangalore will help you pass the exam in the first attempt. The CISSP training course instructs you on the industry’s latest best practices. With this certification, you will learn to design, build, and maintain a secure business environment for your organization using globally approved Information Security standards.    

    There is a high demand for IT security professionals due to a revolutionary increase in the security breaches being reported. Frost and Sullivan state that by the year 2019, there will be a shortage of 1.5 million security professionals.

  • What skills will you learn in this CISSP training course?

    The skills acquired in this CISSP certification training course in Bangalore include: 
    • Defining the architecture, design, and management of the security in your organization.
    • The capability to pass the CISSP certification exam by gaining relevant knowledge and skills.
    • 30 CPEs, which is required to take up the CISSP certification exam.
    • Developing a working knowledge in the 8 domains as advised by the CISSP Common Book of Knowledge, 2015.

  • Who should take the CISSP training in Bangalore?

    In the IT Security domain, the CISSP certification is a globally recognized professional requirement. The CISSP training in Bangalore is best suited for:
    • Chief Information Security Officers
    • Security Systems Engineers
    • Network Architects
    • IT Directors/Managers
    • Security Auditors/Architects
    • Security Consultants/Manager

  • What types of projects will you complete during the course?

    This CISSP training course in Bangalore does not have any projects.

  • What types of jobs can benefit from a CISSP certification?

    • Cloud security enablement engineer
    • Information security audit professional
    • Lead information security engineer
    • Cybersecurity strategy leader
    • Information security manager

  • What are the career benefits of the CISSP Certification?

    Organizations are forced to greatly invest in IT security due to increased worldwide incidents of information security breaches. This gives rise to a boom in the hiring of information security professionals.   

    The CISSP certification in Bangalore helps you get certified with the necessary skill sets, including:

    • Expertise in technologies that improve an organization’s security structure
    • Technical security and managerial proficiency
    • Knowledge of eight important security areas ranging from access control to software development.

  • What is the average salary for a Information Security Engineer in Bangalore?

    The average salary of the Information Security Engineers in Bangalore, according to PayScale is Rs 1,751,580 a year. Individuals who have undergone a CISSP®- Certified Information Systems Security Professional program will have an increased earning potential.

  • What are other types of roles within the Cyber Security space available in Bangalore?

    Within the Cyber Security space available in Bangalore, the roles available are:

    • Information Security Analyst
    • Information Security Manager
    • Cyber Security Developer
    • Network and Security Specialist
    • Sr. Consultant
    • Information Security
    • Security Engineer
    • Security Implementation and Consultation

  • Which companies are hiring Information Security Engineers in Bangalore?

    Companies that hire qualified Cyber Security experts in Bangalore are:   

    • GE Healthcare, 
    • BIOCON, 
    • Honeywell, 
    • Quotient Technology, 
    • Accenture.

  • Who are the instructors for the live classroom training?

    All our highly-qualified trainers are CISSP certified with more than 16 years of experience working in the domain.

  • What certification will I receive after completing the CISSP training in Bangalore?

    You will be awarded the course completion certificate on successful completion of the CISSP training in Bangalore, along with 32 hours of CPE’s certificate from Simplilearn.

  • How does online classroom training work?

    A CISSP certified trainer with over 16 years of experience conducts the online training classroom. This sessions are conducted via live streaming and includes global audiences. 

  • Is this live training, or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

    All CISSP online classroom training sessions are live. You can interact with trainers and students in this live classroom sessions. However, you are also provided with the recordings of all the sessions that you have attended for your reference. 

  • What tools do I need to attend the training sessions?

    To attend CISSP training in Bangalore, the tools that you will need are:
    • Internet speed: Preferably 512 Kbps or higher
    • Mac: OSX 10.6 or higher
    • Windows: Windows XP SP3 or higher
    • Headset, speakers, and microphone: Headphones or speakers are required to listen to the instructions clearly, and a microphone is needed to talk to others. A headset with a built-in microphone can be used or separate speakers and microphone can be used.

  • What else will I receive as part of the CISSP training in Bangalore?

    To help you tackle the toughest exam questions, you will be complemented by our tips and tricks videos. You will also get access to our e-learning content along with the practice simulation tests. For the learning reinforcement, an online participant handbook with acknowledgments to the e-learning segments will be provided.

  • How many questions are there in the CISSP certification exam?

    The CISSP Exam will have between 100-150 multiple choice questions as it has been moved to an adaptive testing platform. The duration of the exam is 3 hours.  

  • Do you provide assistance in the exam application process?

    Yes, assistance will be provided in the exam application process. However, if you have any query or concern with regard to the course, you can state them and get answers on 

  • How does Simplilearn assure me that the training and course material delivered are effective?

    In the CISSP Certification training, the hands-on learning approach bestows upon you the needed confidence to clear the exam and also retain the knowledge beyond the exam.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Will I get a refund?

    Yes, cancellation of your enrollment can be done and you will be provided with the refund after deducting the administration fee. For more information, you can go through our Refund Policy.

  • I’d like to learn more about this training program. Whom should I contact?

    You can select our live chat link or contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website. More details will be provided by our customer service representatives.

  • What is the Certification Process followed by Simplilearn?

    To help you face the challenges of the IT world, Simplilearn has a well-defined certification process. You must meet the following conditions in order to unlock the certificate:
    • Attending one complete batch or completing at least 85% of the course.
    • Completing the simulation exams with the minimum passing score if your course consists of one. 
    • For the approval by our panel of subject matter experts, you need to submit a project.
    • If your project is rejected, you will be provided with all the necessary help by our subject matter experts to help receive the approval for your project in the next attempt.

  • Who are our instructors and how are they selected?

    With a relevant teaching experience of at least 10-12 years and 16 years of work experience in the field, our highly-qualified trainers are industry experts. A rigorous selection process including profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo will be undergone by each of them before getting certified for the training. We also ensure that the trainers who remain as our faculty will have a high alumni rating.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    To help you get the CISSP certification in the first attempt, our teaching assistants who are a dedicated team of subject matter experts are available to help. From class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance, our teaching assistants proactively engage students to ensure the course path is being followed and help you enrich your learning experience. Even during business hours, Teaching Assistance is available.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    Through email, chat, and calls, Simplilearn offers 24/7 support. Our dedicated team will provide you with an on-demand assistance through our community forum. Also, even after the completion of your course, you will have lifetime access to the community forum.  

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

CISSP Course Advisor

Dean Pompilio
Dean Pompilio Technical Trainer, Owner- Steppingstonesolutions Inc

Mr.Pompilio has been an IT Professional since 1989. He has worn many hats along the way and holds over 20 IT certifications which include EC-Council CEI, CEH, CHFI, CISSP, CISA, CISM. His passion is to help IT professionals achieve their training goals and career growth.

CISSP Certification Training in Bangalore, Karnataka

Bangalore, the capital of the state of Karnataka, is popularly known as the “Silicon Valley of India”. This is due to the presence of many of India’s major IT firms, as well as witnessing the growth of many startup companies over the years. Companies like TCS, Infosys and Wipro call Bangalore home. Given the high competition in this city, certified information security professionals are in high demand here.

Considered the gold standard in the IT security field, CISSP is designed to train people in the field of information assurance. In this course, professionals will learn to define all aspects of IT security. Aligned to the (ISC)² CBK 2015 requirements, this course is extensive and result-driven. Professionals who take this course will be able to identify weak spots in IT infrastructure and mend them before an attack. Certified security specialists have the potential to earn up to 16 lakhs a year and are in demand globally.

If you’re seeking a CISSP certification training in Bangalore, Simplilearn’s blended learning delivery model combines the convenience of self-paced online training with the personal motivation of live virtual classroom instruction, the reinforcement of relevant practical projects and the support of 24/7 live teaching assistants. Our CISSP certification training in Bangalore is crafted by experts to help you prepare for and pass the CISSP certification exam on your first attempt. This training program provides hands-on experience and gets you ready for security specialist roles in the industry. Simplilearn understands that a CISSP certification training in Bangalore is not just a milestone but the start of your journey on the path of continuous improvement. Make the most of your current or future security specialist career with an intensive training course for CISSP training and certification in Bangalore from Simplilearn.

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