April 12, 2018

Voice of the Customer Survey

The Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE) strives to create the most up to date and relevant security products and services. Your feedback is extremely important and will help us enhance our offerings and remain current, accurate, and relevant in this dynamic security environment.

Please take a few minutes to fill out the following survey to provide this feedback.

Upcoming Security Fundamentals Professional Certification (SFPC) and Security Asset Protection Professional Certification (SAPPC) Revision

An innovative pilot to test assessment items for SFPC and SAPPC certifications concluded on March 2, 2018.  A total of 213 certified and non-certified candidates participated in the pilot.  These items will be filtered into the SFPC and SAPPC assessments for publication in September 2018. Learn more about the SFPC and SAPPC Certifications.

Counterintelligence Case Studies Available At CDSE

Take a look at CDSE’s CI case study - Attempted Acquisition of Technology Radiation Hardened Integrated Circuits.  Our adversaries have significantly closed the gap in space platform technology with the US through their aggressive and successful attempts in obtaining US technology. One of the hottest targets in the past few years has been Radiation Hardened Integrated Circuits (RHIC). In this study, a Texas company owner was sentenced to 46 months in prison and fined $50,000 for a conspiracy to smuggle and illegally export RHICs to foreign entities. Read the rest of the case study.

Supply Chain Risk Management Foundation/Framework

April is Supply Chain Integrity Month.  To learn more about the supply chain threat environment watch our Counterintelligence Awareness Video then click the links to test your knowledge and dig deeper.

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