Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP) Training

Level: Intermediate
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Attend this official (ISC)² Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP) training course and get prepared to achieve this premier secure software development certification. This course provides you with in-depth coverage on the skills and concepts on the eight domains of software security. This includes Software Concepts, Requirements, Design, Implementation, Testing, Lifecycle Management amongst others.

This CSSLP course is for Software Developers, Engineers, Architects, Penetration Testers and other IT professionals who have a minimum of four years experience in full-time Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) in one or more of the eight domains covered in the CSSLP exam.


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Key Features of this CSSLP Training:

  • Official (ISC)² curriculum
  • After-course instructor coaching benefit
  • (ISC)² exam voucher included in course tuition fee

You Will Learn How To:

  • Prepare for and pass the CSSLP Exam
  • Identify security software requirements
  • Follow secure coding practises
  • Develop security testing strategy and plan
  • Choose a secure software methodology
  • Release software securely

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  • 5-day instructor-led training course
  • One-on-one after course instructor coaching
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Note: This course runs for 5 Days *

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Important CSSLP Course Information

  • Certification Information

    • Requirements for certification:
      • A minimum of four years of cumulative, paid, full-time Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) professional experience in one or more of the eight domains of the CSSLP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK)
      • Pass CSSLP exam
    • This is an (ISC)2 certification prep course. Click here to view more (ISC)2 certification prep training ›
  • Earn (ISC)2 CPEs

    As one of only 12 (ISC)2 CPE Submitters worldwide, Learning Tree can submit courses on your behalf to (ISC)2 for CPE credit. (ISC)2 members can earn Group A credits for attending any of our cybersecurity courses, and Group B General Education credits for any other Learning Tree course they attend.

    Or (ISC)2 members can submit CPE credits directly to the CPE portal in the Members section of the (ISC)2 website.

CSSLP Course Outline

  • Secure Software Concepts

    • Core concepts
    • Security design principles
  • Secure Software Requirements

    • Identify security requirements
    • Interpret data classification requirements
    • Identify privacy requirements
  • Secure Software Design

    • Perform threat modelling
    • Define the security architecture
    • Model (non-functional) security properties and constraints
    • Evaluate and select reusable secure design
    • Use security enhancing architecture and design tools
    • Use secure design principles and patterns
  • Secure Software Implementation/Programming

    • Follow secure coding practises
    • Analyse code for security vulnerabilities
    • Implement security controls
    • Fix security vulnerabilities
    • Look for malicious code
    • Securely reuse third party code or libraries
    • Securely integrate components
    • Apply security during the build process
    • Debug security errors
  • Secure Software Testing

    • Develop security test cases
    • Develop security testing strategy and plan
    • Identify undocumented functionality
    • Interpret security implications of test results
    • Classify and track security errors
    • Secure test data
    • Develop or obtain security test data
    • Perform verification and validation testing (e.g., IV&V)
  • Software Lifecycle Management

    • Secure configuration and version control
    • Establish security milestones
    • Choose a secure software methodology
    • Identify security standards and frameworks
    • Create security documentation
    • Develop security metrics
    • Decommission software
    • Report security status
    • Support governance, risk and compliance (GRC)
  • Software Deployment, Operations and Maintenance

    • Perform implementation risk analysis
    • Release software securely
    • Securely store and manage security data
    • Ensure secure installation
    • Perform post-deployment security testing
    • Obtain security approval to operate
    • Perform security monitoring (e.g., managing error logs, audits, meeting SLAs, CIA metrics)
    • Support incident response
    • Support patch and vulnerability management
    • Support continuity of operations
  • Supply Chain and Software Acquisition

    • Analyse security of third party software
    • Verify pedigree and provenance
    • Provide security support to the acquisition process

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CSSLP Training FAQs

  • What is Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP) certification?

    Certified secure software lifecycle professional is a certification from (ISC)2. It focuses on application security within the SDLC.

  • How much does the CSSLP exam cost?

    Learning Tree can provide a voucher to sit the exam upon request.

  • Do you offer CSSLP training online?

    Yes! We know your busy work schedule may prevent you from getting to one of our classrooms which is why we offer convenient online training to meet your needs wherever you want. This course is available in class and live online.

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