• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Gain an advanced knowledge of cryptographic systems, life cycles, techniques, and methodologies for cryptography and cryptanalysis.

Learning Objectives

CISSP 2018: Cryptographic Client-based Systems

  • describe cryptology and cryptographic systems
  • define integrity and hashing in relation to cryptography
  • describe various cryptographic methods and techniques
  • identify cryptanalytic attacks
  • compare phases of the cryptographic life cycle
  • define digital signatures
  • describe the use and function of public key infrastructure
  • recall various key management practices
  • describe key aspects of digital rights management
  • describe cryptographic techniques

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

  • Cyber Operational Planning
  • Cyber Operations
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Executive Cyber Leadership
  • Systems Administration
  • Systems Analysis