Study Guides

Below are a number of good CISSP Exam study guides that you could use to study in preparation of the exam

Official CISSP Study Book
Official (ISC)2 Guide to the CISSP CBK, Third Edition ((ISC)2 Press)
CISSP All in One Exam Guide - Shon Harris
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, 6th Edition
CISSP Study Guide 2nd Edition
Official (ISC)2 Guide to the CISSP CBK, Third Edition ((ISC)2 Press)
This is the official guide to the CISSP Exam. It was recently released on March 15, 2013. This is the third edition of the guide This is the 2nd most populat guide. It is a comprehensive guide written by Shon Harris. Shon Harris is a popular teacher of the CISSP exam. Many have found her book as well as some videos she has created to be easy to understand. This is a study guide to complement the official CISSP study guide. Many have found this useful since it does not have as much content as the official guide but instead focuses more on particular important security points with each of the 10 CBK (Common Body of Knowledge) domains


CISSP Study Guide 2nd Edition
CISSP Study Guide, Second Edition
Sybex CISSP Study Guide
CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional Study Guide
CISSP For Dummies
CISSP For Dummies
Though this is not the official study guide, it is an alternative authored by Eric Conrad, Seth Misenar, and Joshua Feldman. This book includes two practice exams and additional example questions you may find helpful in preparing for the CISSP exam. Another study guide is one offered by Sybex. This book is authored by Mike Chapple, James Stewart, and Darril Gibson. This was published back in July 2012 and is a good alternative to the other available CISSP study guides out there. From the classic "For Dummies" books comes an easy-to-ready, straight-to-the-point book to help you prepare for the exam. This is the fourth edition of the book published in August 2012.

CISSP Exam Practice Exams and Questions

Looking for some CISSP exam practice questions? Here are some books you can purchase that have practice exams and questions:

Shon Harris CISSP Practice Exam Questions
CISSP Practice Exams, Second Edition
CISSP Exam Prep Questions
CISSP Exam Prep Questions, Answers & Explanations: 1000+ CISSP Practice Questions with Detailed Solutions
This is one of the more popular practice exam questions book to purchase. There are approximately 750 questions in this book. Their is a chapter to cover each of the 10 CISSP CBK domains. Each chapter contains 25 practice questions. In addition to that, there is 500 additional questions to practice from. This is an alternative to Shon Harris’ practice exam questions. This was published back in May 2010 but offers over 1000 questions to practice from.


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