Cybersecurity Curriculum Modules

Teach and Assess In-Demand Cyber Skills

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Learn More About the Cyber Knowledge Areas:

Societal Security

aspects of cybersecurity that broadly impact society as a whole for better or for worse.

System Security

security aspects of systems that are composed of components and connections, and use software.

Component Security

the design, procurement, testing, analysis and maintenance of components integrated into larger systems.

Connection Security

the security of connections between components including both physical and logical connections.

Software Security

the development and use of software that reliably preserves the security properties of the information and systems it protects.

Human Security

protection of individuals’ data and privacy within organizations and personal life, and the study of human behavior in cyber.

Data Security

the protection of data at rest, during processing, and in transit.

Organizational Security

protecting organizations from cyber threats and managing risk.

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