• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course is designed for managers, staff and other stakeholders who may be involved in implementation and/or decision making regarding Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM).  The course aims to help the student better understand how CDM can help a D/A better manage risk and protect mission critical assets and to more effectively evaluate their cyber posture.
The course provides a high level overview of the CDM program.  Topics covered include basic CDM concepts, how CDM relates to NIST 800-53 and other NIST SPs, CDM Concept of Operations, the CDM Environment, and CDM?s Phases and Capabilities.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand what CDM is and the objectives of the program
  • Understand the concepts and roles behind CDM
  • Understand how CDM aligns to current federal security guidance
  • Understand the CDM phases and capability areas

Framework Connections