• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Designing a course focused on architecting cybersecurity solutions for military systems involves addressing unique and stringent security requirements, due to the sensitive nature of military operations and the high stakes of potential breaches. This specialized curriculum must cover a wide range of topics, from securing communication channels to protecting against advanced persistent threats, all while adhering to military standards and protocols. This course aims to equip military personnel, defense contractors, and cybersecurity professionals working in or with the military sector with the knowledge and skills to design, implement, and manage advanced cybersecurity measures tailored to protect military systems against sophisticated threats.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the unique cybersecurity challenges faced by military systems.
  • Explore advanced encryption techniques and their application in military environments.
  • Learn the principles of secure network architecture for military infrastructure.
  • Examine threat modeling and risk assessment specific to military cyber threats.
  • Master the design and implementation of secure communication protocols for military communication systems.
  • Develop expertise in securing Internet of Things (IoT) devices within military networks.
  • Understand the role of artificial intelligence and machine learning in enhancing military cybersecurity.
  • Explore the integration of biometric authentication and access control in military systems.
  • Learn best practices for incident response and recovery in military cyber operations.
  • Gain proficiency in evaluating and selecting cybersecurity tools tailored for military applications.

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

  • Risk Management
  • Program/Project Management and Acquisition
  • Systems Analysis
  • Systems Architecture
  • Threat Analysis