• Classroom
  • Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Successful completion of this exam will demonstrate a candidate's ability to collects information, not necessarily from human sources, but from technical sources such as: wiretaps, bugs, cyber-collection, MASINT devices, SIGINT devices, and other means. The candidate shall demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of being able to gather and synthesize all related information to support the battlespace and promote situational awareness across the IC and broader US Government.

Learning Objectives

Successful completion of this exam will demonstrate the candidate's ability on cyber-collection activities that rely on the insertion of malware into a targeted network or computer in order to scan for, collect and exfiltrate sensitive information. They shall be able to demonstrate common functionalities of cyber-collection systems upon completion.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

Feedback

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