CISSP Certification Interview Questions


A CISSP certification is one of the most primary security certification obtained by a person planning a career in information technology sector. The various domains that are part of the CISSP certification are administration, access control, auditing and  monitoring, cryptography, application and system development, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, operations security, physical security etc. A CISSP certification interview is oriented to check the knowledge of the candidate in the above mentioned areas.

Sample CISSP Certification Interview Questions

  • What do you plan to do after completion of CISSP certification?
  • Are you planning a specific group of IT Company to take up your career?
  • Have you attended any interviews related to your CISSP certification?
  • Give an example of a substantive test?
  • What are all the things that are included in a IS strategic plan?
  • What are the key benefits of employing CSA techniques?
  • What is the importance you assign to web tools in an organization?
  • How do audit trails help organizations?
  • What are the uses of email filtering tools in an organization?
  • What do you know about cyber crime laws? Give a recent example?
  • Tell us something about security architecture and the models associated with it?
  • What are the various internal and external system security threats?
  • What is a phishing attack?
  • How will you identify an unauthorized access to the network control?
  • Give a brief description of spyware, adware and malware?
  • What do you understand by the term cryptography?
  • How important is internet security for a networking organization?

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  1. Leticia says:

    The London Living Wage, claeulatcd by GLA Economics to meet basic living costs, currently stands at £7.60 per hour, almost £2 an hour more! Just imagine earning 23% less than the amount you’d need just to get by.

  2. Joseph says:

    These are some good questions for the specific certification of CISSP; organizations such as businesses, non-profits, and government agencies need these types of individuals to ensure that their data is safe from intruders. CISSP is the friend to any auditor to ensure that the electronic version of her data is safe.

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