Tech moves fast! Stay ahead of the curve with Techopedia!
Join nearly 200,000 subscribers who receive actionable tech insights from Techopedia.
A Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP) is an information technology (IT) professional who has undergone official training and received certification for it upon completion from Cisco Systems. A CCSP has undergone training in network-related security software, hardware and administration. Cisco officially retired the CCSP certification on November 17, 2011.
CCSPs are typically employed in IT security departments as system admins. The CCSP training usually covers the following:
The CCSP certification program emphasized the following: