This 3-day course develops the skills and competencies necessary to perform an insider threat vulnerability assessment of an organization.
This training is based upon the research of the CERT Insider Threat Center of the Software Engineering Institute. The CERT Insider Threat Center has been researching the insider threat problem since 2001 in partnership with the Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Secret Service, other federal agencies, the intelligence community, private industry, academia, and the vendor community.
The Insider Threat Vulnerability Assessment helps organizations to
The organizational vulnerabilities and corresponding processes for detection and response that are assessed are based on actual cases and CERT's research into appropriate mitigations.
Course participants will learn how to plan and execute an assessment including developing the final evaluation report.
Please note that successful completion of this course is a required component of the Insider Threat Vulnerability Assessor (ITVA) Certificate. To learn more about the certificate and package pricing for the courses, please go to: http://cert.org/insiderthreat
*Please note that in order to perform assessments using CERT tools, candidate assessors must be sponsored by an approved SEI Partner organization. For more information on the process and associated fees, please refer to SEI Certification Opportunities.
The course covers topics such as:
At the completion of the course, learners will be able to:
Participants completing the Insider Threat Vulnerability Assessor Training Certificate must take the prerequisite courses: Insider Threat Overview: Preventing, Detecting, and Responding to Insider Threats and Building an Insider Threat Program before taking this course.
Students are strongly recommended to also take the Insider Threat Program Manager: Implementation and Operation course to provide additional background knowledge for the course, but this is not required.
Course methods include lecture, group exercises, and scenario completion. Participants will receive a course notebook, case studies and a downloadable copy of the course materials.
This 3 day course meets at the following times:
Days 1-3, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Training courses provided by the SEI are not academic courses for academic credit toward a degree. Any certificates provided are evidence of the completion of the courses and are not official academic credentials.
Course Fees [USD]
U.S. Industry: $2650
U.S. Government/Academic: $2250
This course may be offered by special arrangement at customer sites.