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CISSP Questions of the Week

These CISSP Questions of the Week questions and answers were developed by Shon Harris and the Logical Security development team. We hope you find this to be a helpful resource. Simply select the "Click Here" under each question to find the answer.

1.  Which of the following has an incorrect definition mapping?
    i.   Civil (Code) Law - Based on previous interpretations of laws
    ii.  Common Law - Rule-based law not precedence based
    iii. Customary Law - Deals mainly with personal conduct and patterns of behavior
    iv.  Religious Law - Systems Based on religious beliefs of the region

       A. i, iii
       B. i, ii, iii
       C. i, ii
       D. iv

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2. Which of the following has an incorrect change control definition mapping?
   i.   Request for a change to take place Requests should be presented to an individual or group that is responsible for approving changes and overseeing the activities of changes that take place within an environment.
   ii.  Approval of the change The individual requesting the change should not justify the reasons and clearly show the benefits and possible pitfalls of the change.
   iii. Documentation of the change Once the change is approved, it should be entered into a change log. The log should be updated as the process continues toward completion.
   iv.  Tested and presented The change must be fully tested to uncover any unforeseen results.
   v.   Implementation Once the change is fully tested and approved, a schedule should be developed that outlines the projected phases of the change being implemented and the necessary milestones.
   vi.  Report change to management A full report summarizing the change should be submitted to management.

   A. iv, v
   B. i, ii
   C. iii
   D. ii

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3. John is a new CSO and he has been told that there have been three assaults in the company's parking garage. Which of the following would not be a good countermeasure for John to implement?

       A. Stair towers and elevators within the garage has glass windows instead of metal walls.
       B. Pedestrian walkways would be created such that people could look out across the rows of cars.
       C. Different rows for cars to park in would be separated by low walls and structural pillars, instead of solid walls.
       D. Implementation of concrete walls between the elevator and the cars.

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