WSS 001 Cybersecurity and Acquisition Integration

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(Last Modified:07-Jan-2019)


The workshop introduces several methods to help guide the implementation of the core cybersecurity principles across the DoD acquisition lifecycle. The workshop will reinforce the importance of balancing People, Process, and Technology, which are critical to designing and maintaining cyber resilient systems. Participants will be introduced to foundational knowledge of cybersecurity as it relates to the DoD Acquisition Lifecycle. Students will learn how cybersecurity principles apply to their career fields. The case studies in the workshop will allow participants to explore cybersecurity integration and risk management issues similar to the ones that they will likely face in their workplaces. The workshop is tailorable to the specific customer needs.
Given a cybersecurity scenario, evaluate steps to ensure appropriate cybersecurity measures are taken throughout the acquisition lifecycle
  • Summarize the key aspects of Cybersecurity as they relate to the Defense Acquisition System
  • Identify the foundational guidance and policies associated with cybersecurity
  • Identify the workforce roles regarding cybersecurity as it relates to the acquisition lifecycle
  • Explain cybersecurity threats to DoD systems and their impact throughout the acquisition lifecycle
  • Illustrate the integration of cybersecurity into programs earlier & throughout the systems lifecycle
  • Analyze how the cybersecurity risk management process integrates with all acquisition career fields
  • Target Attendees
    The acquisition workforce and industry partners, who design, build, procure, maintain, and provision cybersecurity capabilities.
    Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    None None None None
    Course Length
    1 to 2 days (tailorable)
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode Workshop
    Equivalent Courses N/A
    ACE Recommended Credits N/A
    PDS Code None
    DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
    Continuing Education Units  
    Continuous Learning Points  
    Reservist Retirement Points  
    Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
  • Fee-For-Service arrangements may be required.
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  • The CLPs will depend on the duration. Typically 6-7 times the number of days.
  • Individual scheduled for this workshop are encouraged to complete CLE 074, prior to attending.