Like it or not, you have to continually keep up to date on security to maintain your CISSP certification. I may have complained about CPEs in the past but now that I’ve looked into it more, it can be done for free if you put in a little effort.
Hord Tipton, executive director of professional certification body (ISC)2 says, “That is why certification is important, he said, because it not only certifies core information security skills, but also ensures skills remain up to date and relevant.”
Interesting article and about unemployment and information security. ComputerWeekly.com article here.