Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015

Description: Provides an overview of the rating process for DSS security vulnerability assessments and a discussion on security vulnerabilities. Participants will learn about the types of vulnerabilities, how they are categorized by severity, how they impact overall security ratings, and how DSS works with industry on vulnerability prevention and mitigation.

Length: 30 minutes

Target Audience: FSOs and other security personnel at DoD cleared contractor facilities, DSS IS Reps, DoD Industrial Security Specialists, and other government personnel with industrial security responsibilities

System requirements: Flash 10.1+

Notes: For the webinar slides and handouts, select the following:
PDF icon Access Vulnerability Assessment Rating Matrix
PDF icon Access Vulnerability Assessment Rating Matrix - CI Enhancement Update FAQs
PDF icon Access ISL 2006-02, August 22, 2006
PDF Access Security Vulnerabilities and DSS Assessments Q and A
PDF icon Access Security Vulnerabilities and DSS Assessments Webinar Transcript
PDF icon Access Webinar slides

CDSE courses are intended for use by Department of Defense and other U.S. Government personnel and contractors within the National Industrial Security Program.

What are CDSE webinars?

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