What's A CISSP?
A Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) is a globally recognized certification in the field of information security. This esteemed credential validates an individual’s competence in designing, implementing, and managing a best-in-class cybersecurity program.
The CISSP certification focuses on eight domains critical to cybersecurity: Security and Risk Management, Asset Security, Security Architecture and Engineering, Communication and Network Security, Identity and Access Management, Security Assessment and Testing, Security Operations, and Software Development Security.
Earning the CISSP certification demonstrates not only comprehensive knowledge across these disciplines but also a commitment to the highest ethical standards. It signifies that the holder possesses the necessary expertise to make informed decisions on complex security issues, ensuring a robust and secure digital infrastructure.
Why It Matters
Aspiring cybersecurity professionals often view the CISSP designation as the ultimate achievement in the field. This credential signifies that an individual has displayed mastery across a wide range of cybersecurity topics, including the 8 Domains of Security. The global community of CISSP holders numbers just over 150,000 individuals, which speaks to the exclusivity of this impressive title and its role as a gold standard of expertise.
At SkyPort IT, we recognize the incredible value that CISSP-certified professionals can bring to our clients. Whether we’re providing incident response, vulnerability assessments, or risk management services, our team of experts is committed to upholding the high standards embodied by the CISSP designation.
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Dan is a seasoned information technology professional with over 35 years of experience in the field. In addition to founding and running two successful IT service companies, he has also taught Information Systems and Design at the college level. He is a sought-after expert speaker and presenter on topics such as information technology, HIPAA in an IT environment, and cybersecurity.
Dan is a respected author of two books on IT services, “It’s Not My Job To Do IT- But You Have To Make Sure IT is Done Right” and a contributing author of a #1 Best-Seller Amazon book, “Under Attack.”
With degrees in Information Systems from RIT, Computer Science, Data Processing and Business Administration from FLCC, and a range of IT certifications, Dan has been recognized for his extensive knowledge and expertise in the industry.
Dan’s leadership is instrumental in providing exceptional IT services with a strong focus on client needs.