CISSP PRACTICE QUESTIONS – 20200327

Effective CISSP Questions

Your company decides to sell toys online and ships globally. An in-house software development team is responsible for developing the online shopping website, and a software testing strategy is under consideration. Which of the following statement about software testing is true?
A. Unit testing is an automated black-box testing technique
B. User interface testing is black-box testing that requires manual data input
C. Fuzzing testing is a passive automated testing technique
D. Synthetic testing is a dynamic automated testing technique

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Continuity and Resilience

Continuity and Resilience

Continuity of activities and resilience to changes are two distinct levels of organization’s ability.

  • Continuity is the capability to prevent, endure, and recover from disruptions to sustain activities.
  • Resilience is the “ability to absorb and adapt in a changing environment.” (ISO 22300:2018) The DHS Risk Lexicon adds on, “resilience is the ability to quickly adapt and recover from any known or unknown changes to the environment.”

Continuity management is essentially returning a business to ‘business as usual’, and nothing more. Resilience… not only enables organizations to continue with business as usual, but also to learn, progress and flourish… which will likely involve transformation.” (Bhamra, 2015)

“In short, business continuity returns us to where we were before an incident but a resilient organization will evolve and grow from the incident.” (Massie, 2018).

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