Daniel Mahanty's Free CISSP Primer

This is a primer for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional examination of ISC2.
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This course will cover topics from the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge of ISC2


  • Candidates should be interested in appearing for the CISSP examination.


This primer is offered free of cost by a senior trainer for cyber security.  The trainer empanelled by well-known training organizations and has conducted numerous training programs.  He has also conducted corporate training programs for CISSP for several multinational organizations.

In this series we start with a brief introduction to the trainer, target audience and how this program will benefit candidates.  Thereafter, various topics from the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge will be taken for elucidation in terms that any individual will be able to comprehend. 

If this series kindles your appetite for cyber security and qualifying in the CISSP certification examination is appropriate for you to grow in your career, please consider enrolling in my full-fledged CISSP program will be be launched shortly.  If you are aren't planning on CISSP immediately but would like to learn more about the fascinating and immensely relevant topic of security, please watch the videos in this primer.  More videos will be added from time to time.

Welcome to this series.  I do hope you will enjoy this course and benefit from it.

Who this course is for:

  • This course is recommended for those who want to prepare for the CISSP certification examination and those with an interest in cyber security.

Course content

3 sections5 lectures30m total length
  • Daniel's CISSP Primer: Trainer Introduction, Target Audience and Benefits
  • Lecture 2: Introduction to CISSP certification of ISC2.


Daniel Mahanty
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A career banker, I have worked in major banks in different parts of the world, one of them a Fortune 500 company.  Mid-way in my career I turned from business lines to information systems security.  I have held senior positions in information systems security, information systems audit and as Chief Internal Auditor of a bank.

I hold the following certifications: CISSP, CISA, CRISC, ISO 27001 LA, ITIL.

I have conducted corporate training programs for CISSP for major corporates: MASTERCARD, CISCO, SOCIETE GENERALE, among others.