CISSP Question of the Day – 7-20-2016

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Today’s CISSP question topic: Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED)

Crime Prevention through Environmental Design, CPTED, seeks to deter criminal/inappropriate activity through techniques for environmental design. Which of the following are components of CPTED’s strategy? (Choose 3)

  1. Natural Access Control
  2. End-User Security Awareness Training
  3. Building Code Security Reviews
  4. Community Activism
  5. Natural Territorial Reinforcement
  6. Environmental Inconveniences
  7. Natural Surveillance



Check Your Answer


  1. Natural Access Control
  2. Natural Territorial Reinforcement
  3. Natural Surveillance

Note: CPTED also has a 4th component: Maintenance & Management
Supporting Links:
  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crime_prevention_through_environmental_design
  2. (PDF) http://www.popcenter.org/tools/cpted/PDFs/NCPC.pdf


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