Knowledge ID: K0142

Knowledge Description: Knowledge of collection management processes, capabilities, and limitations.

Work Roles with this Knowledge:

  • Work Role ID: AN-EXP-001
    Work Role Name: Exploitation Analyst
    Work Role Description: Collaborates to identify access and collection gaps that can be satisfied through cyber collection and/or preparation activities. Leverages all authorized resources and analytic techniques to penetrate targeted networks.
    Category: Analyze
    Specialty Area(s): Exploitation Analysis
  • Work Role ID: AN-TGT-001
    Work Role Name: Target Developer
    Work Role Description: Performs target system analysis, builds and/or maintains electronic target folders to include inputs from environment preparation, and/or internal or external intelligence sources. Coordinates with partner target activities and intelligence organizations, and presents candidate targets for vetting and validation.
    Category: Analyze
    Specialty Area(s): Targets
  • Work Role ID: CO-OPS-001
    Work Role Name: Cyber Operator
    Work Role Description: Conducts collection, processing, and/or geolocation of systems to exploit, locate, and/or track targets of interest. Performs network navigation, tactical forensic analysis, and, when directed, executes on-net operations.
    Specialty Area(s): Cyber Operations
  • 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