The Cyber First Responders Marketable Skills Award is designed to prepare first responders to effectively and efficiently act to counter cyber-based terror attacks against our nation’s internet, communications, and network-based infrastructure.
ITSY 1042 - Information Technology Security
Instruction in security for network hardware, software, and data, including physical security; backup procedures; relevant tools; encryption; and protection from viruses.
ITSY 2043 - Computer System Forensics
In-depth study of system forensics including methodologies used for analysis of computer security breaches. Gather and evaluate evidence to perform postmortem analysis of a security breach.
ITSY 2042 - Incident Response and Handling
In-depth coverage of incident response and incident handling, including identifying sources of attacks and security breaches; analyzing security logs; recovering the system to normal; performing postmortem analysis; and implementing and modifying security measures.