• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Introduction to Space Cybersecurity is a 2-day course where participants learn the unique challenges and vulnerabilities of space systems in the context of cybersecurity. Participants also identify and assess potential cyber threats and vulnerabilities specific to space technologies.

Space Cybersecurity Training provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to protect space-based assets and networks from cyber threats. It covers topics such as space-based networks, cyber threats, cybersecurity standards and guidelines, risk management, and incident response. It is designed for professionals working in the space industry and cybersecurity professionals who want to specialize in space cybersecurity. The “Introduction to Space Cybersecurity” training course by Tonex provides a comprehensive overview of the critical intersection between space technology and cybersecurity. Participants will gain essential knowledge and skills to safeguard space systems and data from evolving cyber threats. This course is designed to equip professionals with the foundational understanding required to protect space assets and ensure the integrity and security of space operations.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the unique challenges and threats in space-based cybersecurity.
  • Gain knowledge of fundamental cybersecurity principles and practices.
  • Explore the intersection of space systems and information security.
  • Learn about the architecture and protocols used in space-based communication networks.
  • Examine case studies of past space-related cyber incidents and their implications.
  • Develop skills in assessing and mitigating cybersecurity risks specific to space environments.
  • Explore the role of international collaboration in space cybersecurity efforts.
  • Understand the legal and ethical considerations in space-related cybersecurity.
  • Gain insights into emerging technologies and trends shaping space cybersecurity.
  • Apply knowledge through practical exercises and simulations.

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

  • Software Development
  • Systems Architecture
  • Test and Evaluation
  • Risk Management
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Management