The CISSP curriculum covers subject matter in a variety of Information Security topics. The CISSP examination is based on what (ISC)terms the Common Body of Knowledge (or CBK). According to (ISC), “the CISSP CBK is a taxonomy — a collection of topics relevant to information security professionals around the world. The CISSP CBK establishes a common framework of information security terms and principles that allow information security professionals worldwide to discuss, debate and resolve matters pertaining to the profession with a common understanding.
Date added: 10/23/2008Bodies of Knowledge (BoK)