May 06, 2016

New Cybersecurity Smart Cards

The Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE) has released four new Cybersecurity Smart cards for Facebook and Twitter. These Smart card job aids describe the recommended and optional security settings, as well as general social media security concepts. Access the cybersecurity job aids.

CDSE Recognized As A Distinguished Agency

CDSE was recognized in the 2015 Horizon Interactive Awards competition as a Distinguished Agency, which is a title given to agencies and developers who consistently demonstrate high quality work. The Horizon Interactive Awards competition, now in its 14th season, is one of the most prestigious awards in the field of interactive and creative media. Since 2009, CDSE has won a total of 43 Horizon Interactive Awards. View our award winning products.

Tuition Free, Register Now For Fall CDSE Education Classes!

New Semester Starts August 22

Security professionals throughout the U.S. military and Federal Government are taking advantage of CDSE's curriculum of semester long advanced and graduate courses. These courses are designed to prepare DoD Security Professionals for leadership positions and responsibilities. The Fall 2016 registration is now open and the semester runs from August 22, 2016 to December 15, 2016. Find out more information on this program, courses, and registration. These classes fill quickly, so register now.

Upcoming Cybersecurity Webinar – May 19

The Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE) invites you to participate in the following live webinar:

Industrial Security
FSO Effectiveness
Thursday, May 19, 2016
11:30 or 2:30 pm Eastern Time

This webinar provides information on the tools, criteria, and evaluation methods used by the Defense Security Service (DSS) Industrial Security Representatives (IS Reps) to assess the ability of the Facility Security Officer (FSO) to effectively supervise and direct the security measures in place at a cleared facility participating in the National Industrial Security Program (NISP).

Sign up for the webinar.

Archived Webinars Available

Did you miss the “CDSE Cybersecurity Products and Resources” webinar? No problem! It is now available for your viewing. You can access this webinar and more in our archives.

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