Solved

how long to get cissp results?

Posted on 2009-07-02
5
2,709 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
Two CISSP questions:

1.  How long does it take to get your results after you take the exam?
2.  When do they ask you for your resume to evaluate your credentials?

Thanks.
0
Comment
Question by:NYGiantsFan
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 11

Assisted Solution

by:billwharton
billwharton earned 500 total points
ID: 24766453
Firstly, ISC2 mandates that a CISSP candidate possesses a minimum of five years of professional experience in the information security field or four years plus a college degree

You are typically notified 2-3 weeks after the test if you passed or failed. Then you have to fill and send in the endorsement form and potentially go through the audit process if you selected for it.

0
 

Author Comment

by:NYGiantsFan
ID: 24786531
Audit process? What does that involve?
0
 
LVL 11

Accepted Solution

by:
billwharton earned 500 total points
ID: 24788489
From what I've heard, a small portion of the candidates get selected for auditing. They are called, asked a few questions related to their experience and possibly for references to support their work histories.

I would not worry too much about it as I've known about 30 CISSP candidates who passed the test and have never been audited of heard of anybody getting audited
0
 

Author Comment

by:NYGiantsFan
ID: 24790228
Thanks!  Taking the exam on August 7th and worried about it.  
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:billwharton
ID: 24795100
cccure.org - if you don't get about 80% on those tests consistently, i would not recommend taking the real one
0

Featured Post

How your wiki can always stay up-to-date

Quip doubles as a “living” wiki and a project management tool that evolves with your organization. As you finish projects in Quip, the work remains, easily accessible to all team members, new and old.
- Increase transparency
- Onboard new hires faster
- Access from mobile/offline

Join & Write a Comment

Container Orchestration platforms empower organizations to scale their apps at an exceptional rate. This is the reason numerous innovation-driven companies are moving apps to an appropriated datacenter wide platform that empowers them to scale at a …
Healthcare organizations in the United States must adhere to the guidance of both the HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) and HITECH (Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act) for securing and protec…
Sending a Secure fax is easy with eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com). First, Just open a new email message.  In the To field, type your recipient's fax number @efaxsend.com. You can even send a secure international fax — just include t…
In this seventh video of the Xpdf series, we discuss and demonstrate the PDFfonts utility, which lists all the fonts used in a PDF file. It does this via a command line interface, making it suitable for use in programs, scripts, batch files — any pl…

706 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

14 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now