In this course, students evaluate the principles, attributes, and processes used in designing and deploying a comprehensive and resilient layered security architecture that supports the business and technical objectives of the enterprise.
By the end of this course, the student will be able to:
Understand the role of lifecycle management in the production of secure ICT products
Understand the roles of the customer and supplier in the overall process of providing a product
Understand how process improvement enhances system and software security
Appreciate the importance of using an open framework for implementing a security strategy
Assess the progress of an organization's software security maturity and determine how balanced its approach is compared with others
Understand how the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) shapes ICT security
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.