• A0046: Ability to monitor and assess the potential impact of emerging technologies on laws, regulations, and/or policies.


  • K0001: Knowledge of computer networking concepts and protocols, and network security methodologies. 
  • K0002: Knowledge of risk management processes (e.g., methods for assessing and mitigating risk). 
  • K0003: Knowledge of laws, regulations, policies, and ethics as they relate to cybersecurity and privacy. 
  • K0004: Knowledge of cybersecurity and privacy principles. 
  • K0005: Knowledge of cyber threats and vulnerabilities. 
  • K0006: Knowledge of specific operational impacts of cybersecurity lapses. 
  • K0017: Knowledge of concepts and practices of processing digital forensic data. 
  • K0059: Knowledge of new and emerging information technology (IT) and cybersecurity technologies. 
  • K0107: Knowledge of Insider Threat investigations, reporting, investigative tools and laws/regulations. 
  • K0157: Knowledge of cyber defense and information security policies, procedures, and regulations. 
  • K0261: Knowledge of Payment Card Industry (PCI) data security standards. 
  • K0262: Knowledge of Personal Health Information (PHI) data security standards. 
  • K0267: Knowledge of laws, policies, procedures, or governance relevant to cybersecurity for critical infrastructures. 
  • K0312: Knowledge of intelligence gathering principles, policies, and procedures including legal authorities and restrictions. 
  • K0316: Knowledge of business or military operation plans, concept operation plans, orders, policies, and standing rules of engagement.
  • K0341: Knowledge of foreign disclosure policies and import/export control regulations as related to cybersecurity.
  • K0615: Knowledge of privacy disclosure statements based on current laws. 


  • S0356: Skill in communicating with all levels of management including Board members (e.g., interpersonal skills, approachability, effective listening skills, appropriate use of style and language for the audience).


  • T0006: Advocate organization's official position in legal and legislative proceedings.
  • T0098: Evaluate contracts to ensure compliance with funding, legal, and program requirements.
  • T0102: Evaluate the effectiveness of laws, regulations, policies, standards, or procedures.
  • T0131: Interpret and apply laws, regulations, policies, standards, or procedures to specific issues.
  • T0220: Resolve conflicts in laws, regulations, policies, standards, or procedures.
  • T0419: Acquire and maintain a working knowledge of constitutional issues which arise in relevant laws, regulations, policies, agreements, standards, procedures, or other issuances.
  • T0434: Conduct framing of pleadings to properly identify alleged violations of law, regulations, or policy/guidance.
  • T0465: Develop guidelines for implementation.
  • T0474: Provide legal analysis and decisions to inspectors general, privacy officers, oversight and compliance personnel regarding compliance with cybersecurity policies and relevant legal and regulatory requirements.
  • T0476: Evaluate the impact of changes to laws, regulations, policies, standards, or procedures.
  • T0478: Provide guidance on laws, regulations, policies, standards, or procedures to management, personnel, or clients.
  • T0487: Facilitate implementation of new or revised laws, regulations, executive orders, policies, standards, or procedures.
  • T0522: Prepare legal and other relevant documents (e.g., depositions, briefs, affidavits, declarations, appeals, pleadings, discovery).