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 course familiarizes students with information assurance security terminology, concepts, and policy. In this course, students learn about defensive security tools that are judiciously deployed on a simulated network. The student faces a spectrum of security threats and must make practical decisions for allocating resources. Students are given specific budgets by quarter and must plan, allocate, and implement information system security on a simulated network.
Course Resources: N/A
This course is designed to enable students to:
- Identify defensive security tools
- Identify proper acquisition planning for information system security resources
- Identify appropriate prioritization of defensive security tools
- Demonstrate suitable implementation of information system security resources
Length: 120 minutes
Target Audience: Department of Defense (DoD) information system users 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
- Professional Development Units per SPeD: 6
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.