Knowledge ID: K0013

Knowledge Description: Knowledge of cyber defense and vulnerability assessment tools and their capabilities. 

Work Roles with this Knowledge:

  • Work Role ID: OM-KMG-001
    Work Role Name: Knowledge Manager
    Work Role Description: Responsible for the management and administration of processes and tools that enable the organization to identify, document, and access intellectual capital and information content.
    Specialty Area(s): Knowledge Management
  • Work Role ID: PR-CDA-001
    Work Role Name: Cyber Defense Analyst
    Work Role Description: Uses data collected from a variety of cyber defense tools (e.g., IDS alerts, firewalls, network traffic logs) to analyze events that occur within their environments for the purposes of mitigating threats.
    Specialty Area(s): Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Work Role ID: SP-ARC-002
    Work Role Name: Security Architect
    Work Role Description: Ensures that the stakeholder security requirements necessary to protect the organization’s mission and business processes are adequately addressed in all aspects of enterprise architecture including reference models, segment and solution architectures, and the resulting systems supporting those missions and business processes.
    Specialty Area(s): Systems Architecture
  • Work Role ID: SP-RSK-001
    Work Role Description: Senior official or executive with the authority to formally assume responsibility for operating an information system at an acceptable level of risk to organizational operations (including mission, functions, image, or reputation), organizational assets, individuals, other organizations, and the Nation (CNSSI 4009).
    Specialty Area(s): Risk Management
  • Work Role ID: SP-RSK-002
    Work Role Description: Conducts independent comprehensive assessments of the management, operational, and technical security controls and control enhancements employed within or inherited by an information technology (IT) system to determine the overall effectiveness of the controls (as defined in NIST SP 800-37).
    Specialty Area(s): Risk Management