Rachel Coyne on 02 Apr 2022

CISSP certified – congratulations Sam Panicker

Undoubtedly, one of the greatest assets of Satalyst is the quality and talent of its people. At Satalyst, we invest heavily in the training of our people. Moreover, we encourage our people to take charge of and be the leaders of their careers at Satalyst and Canon Business Services ANZ.

A senior consultant in the Satalyst cyber security practice, Sam Panicker truly demonstrates our Satalyst core values of Excellent, Hardworking, High Performing, and Balanced. With the support of Satalyst, Sam invested five months of study and passed the challenging CISSP exam on his first attempt. Sam is now CISSP certified.

The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) is a globally recognised certification for information technology security professionals. The International Information System Security Certification Consortium offers the certification. The (ISC)² is a non-profit organisation that focuses on certification and training for cybersecurity professionals. The certification demonstrates that Sam can design, implement, and manage a cybersecurity program at the enterprise level.

Becoming CISSP-certified requires more than passing the CISSP certification exam. A minimum of five years of full-time, hands-on experience in at least two of the eight cybersecurity knowledge domains is required.

CISSP domains

  1. Security and risk management
  2. Asset security
  3. Security architecture and engineering
  4. Communication and network security
  5. Identity and access management (IAM)
  6. Security assessment and testing
  7. Security operations
  8. Software development security

The 6-hour exam consists of 250 questions, and the minimum pass is 70%

Speak with a cyber security expert

Satalyst has a dedicated Cyber Security Practice offering Cyber Security Operations and Cyber Security Project services. We offer a range of cyber security services. Including security maturity assessments, security training, advisory, remediation and uplift, and managed threat detection and response services.

Satalyst can assist with best practice Microsoft Security and cyber security mitigation strategies.

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About Satalyst

As part of Canon Business Services ANZ and a leading Gold Microsoft Partner specialising in cloud, security, and data, Satalyst has over 10 years of expertise in delivering innovative cloud solutions to Australian businesses. We’re committed to a customer-centric approach in transforming business processes and productivity, by offering tailored support, change management, and training to clients at all stages of their technology project rollouts.

Our team will adapt to your preferred style by either working collaboratively alongside you or working for you and taking it off your hands. Our experts have cutting-edge skills and knowledge in cloud and security but will also readily engage with your business to understand your objectives, culture, and operating style.