Smartphones and Tablets DS-IA108.06
This course was created by DISA and is hosted on CDSE's learning management system STEPP. This course does not have a final exam.
Description: This training is packaged as a single product that contains modules on general user awareness, platform specific guidance, and device administrator training. The "Awareness" course provides learners with information about the security risks and vulnerabilities associated with using smartphones and tablet devices. The "User" course will provide users of government-provided and government-authorized smartphones and tablets with a greater awareness of the security risks and vulnerabilities associated with three platforms of mobile devices: Google Android, Apple iOS, and RIM BlackBerry and PlayBook. The "Administrator" course will provide specific guidelines that administrators of government-provided devices must follow to protect the mobile devices that they administer, the data on these devices, and the networks and data that these devices can access.
Course Resources: N/A
This course is designed to enable students to:
- Identify correct settings in order to minimize security risks and vulnerabilities for various mobile device brands
- Identify administrator responsibilities in configuring mobile devices for delivery to users
Length: 1 hour 30 minutes
Target Audience: Users of government-provided or government-authorized devices (Department of Defense and other U.S. Government personnel and contractors within the National Industrial Security Program)
Number of Student per Course: N/A
- Clearance Requirement: N/A
- Attendance Requirement: N/A
- Exam Requirements: N/A
- ACE Credit Recommendation: (What's this?) N/A
- Continuing Education Units per IACET: N/A
- Professional Development Units per SPeD: 3
Additional System Requirements: Check if your system is configured appropriately to use STEPP.
CDSE courses are intended for use by Department of Defense and other U.S. Government personnel and contractors within the National Industrial Security Program.