DOD Security Conference Registration - NITAM Webinars – DCSA Webinar - Cybersecurity Instructor-led Course – STEPP Notice
September 7, 2022

Virtual DOD Security Conference Registration Open

Registration is now open for the 2022 Virtual DOD Security Conference on October 12-13! This year’s conference theme is “Developing a Resilient Security Workforce in a Changing Environment.” The agenda will include policy change and implementation updates on topics such as security in a digital world, operations security, controlled unclassified information, personnel security policy, PERSEREC studies, and more. The conference is open to .mil and .gov email holders.
Find out more and register on the conference webpage.

NITAM Webinars

There is still time to sign up for CDSE’s upcoming webinars which focus on topics in support of National Insider Threat Awareness month (NITAM).
Counter Insider Threat Resources for Your Organization
Thursday, September 8, 2022
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. ET
Please join us for our webinar that will highlight all Insider Threat resources CDSE has to offer.
Disinformation and Insider Threat
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. ET
Please join us as our expert panel discusses the security, legal, and social implications of disinformation for DOD insiders.
Visit the Webinars and Conferences webpage to sign up both events and join the discussion!

Register For DCSA Webinar

Please join the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA) on Thursday, September 15, 2022, from 1 - 2:30 p.m. ET for an UNCLASSIFIED webinar on "Cyber Threats to Cleared Industry".  Please find the link to RSVP for the webinar here.
Instructions for accessing the webinar through the Adobe Connect platform will be included in a confirmation message you will receive after you RSVP. You must register in order to receive the instructions. Sign up today!

December Cybersecurity Instructor-led Course

The next “Assessing Risk and Applying Security Controls to NISP Systems,” instructor-led course is scheduled to start December 5, 2022. This five-day course provides students with guidance on applying policies/standards used to protect information within computer systems, as delineated by the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process.  Learn more by visiting the course page.

STEPP Notice

The Security Training, Education, and Professionalization Portal (STEPP) will undergo maintenance and will be inaccessible on the following date:
Date: September 8, 2022
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET
Duration: 4 hours
Reason: systems maintenance
During this window, STEPP users will be unable to access the system.  Also, note STEPP has a daily maintenance backup from 1:00 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. ET. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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