CISSP PRACTICE QUESTIONS – 20210110

Alice is a newly recruited employee. The Human Resource department is conducting her identity proofing and enrollment process. Which of the following should be conducted first?
A. Validation
B. Resolution
C. Verification
D. Authentication

Kindly be reminded that the suggested answer is for your reference only. It doesn’t matter whether you have the right or wrong answer. What really matters is your reasoning process and justifications.

My suggested answer is B. Resolution.

The process of identity proofing and enrollment is listed in the new CISSP exam outline effective on May 1st, 2021, as the following screenshot shows:

NIST SP 800-63A provides guidelines for doing that.

The Identity Proofing User Journey (Source: NIST SP 800-63A)

Reference

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愛麗絲是一個新入職的僱員。 人力資源部正在進行她的身份證明(proofing)和註冊(enrollment)過程。 以下哪項應最先進行?
A. 驗證 (Validation)
B. 解析 (Resolution)
C. 查驗 (Verification)
D. 認證 (Authentication)

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