Become a CSSLP – Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional
Earning the globally recognized CSSLP secure software development certification is a proven way to build your career and better incorporate security practices into each phase of the software development lifecycle (SDLC).
CSSLP certification recognizes leading application security skills. It shows employers and peers you have the advanced technical skills and knowledge necessary for authentication, authorization and auditing throughout the SDLC using best practices, policies and procedures established by the cybersecurity experts at ISC2.
Prove your skills, advance your career, and gain support from a community of cybersecurity leaders here to help you throughout your professional journey.
CSSLP Quick Glance
SECURE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT
Shows software development and security professionals have the expertise to apply best practices throughout the secure software development lifecycle.
WHAT TO EXPECT ON THE CSSLP EXAM
Domain 1. Secure Software Concepts
Domain 2. Secure Software Lifecycle Management
Domain 3. Secure Software Requirements
Domain 4. Secure Software Architecture and Design
Domain 5. Secure Software Implementation
Domain 6. Secure Software Testing
Domain 7. Secure Software Deployment, Operations, Maintenance
Domain 8. Secure Software Supply Chain
CSSLP Exam Outline
Required Work Experience
ISO/IEC Standard 17024
Approved by Department of Defense
Your Pathway to Certification
Who Earns the CSSLP?
The CSSLP is ideal for software development and security professionals responsible for applying best practices to each phase of the SDLC – from software design and implementation to testing and deployment – including those in the following positions:
- Software Architect
- Software Engineer
- Software Developer
- Application Security Specialist
- Software Program Manager
- Quality Assurance Tester
- Penetration Tester
- Software Procurement Analyst
- Project Manager
- Security Manager
- IT Director/Manager
Work in government? See how the CSSLP meets the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 8570.1.
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