• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Provides baseline of fundamental knowledge of defensive security. Includes systems engineering, scripting, cyber-informed engineering, cyber-kill chain, cloud security, MITRE ATT&CK human elements, logging, detection, prevention, monitoring, policies, programs, and procedures at different levels of an information system. Discusses creating and assessing security architectures, including DoDAF, SABSA, and MORDA.

Learning Objectives

The learning objectives are to identify the key components of a security program, apply industry standards framework for systems defense, perform risk assessment on a given organization., understand the elements of a risk register, create educational materials for internal stakeholders, create a skeleton Security Policy for a small organization, apply the MITRE ATT&CK framework, identify the different aspects of an asset management and documentation program, identify the different types of data classification, analyze the lifecycle of both data and information technology assets, create an assessment management program, and document and communicate to all stakeholders the asset management program.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Systems Requirements Planning
  • Training, Education, and Awareness