Skill in discerning the protection needs (i.e., security controls) of information systems and networks.
Core KSAT for the following Work Roles
Senior official or executive with the authority to formally assume responsibility for operating an information system at an acceptable level of risk to organizational operations (including mission, functions, image, or reputation), organizational assets, individuals, other organizations, and the Nation (CNSSI 4009).
Designs, develops, tests, and evaluates information system security throughout the systems development lifecycle.
Analyzes the security of new or existing computer applications, software, or specialized utility programs and provides actionable results.
Conducts independent comprehensive assessments of the management, operational, and technical security controls and control enhancements employed within or inherited by an information technology (IT) system to determine the overall effectiveness of the controls (as defined in NIST 800-37).
Additional KSAT for the following Work Roles
Develops, creates, maintains, and writes/codes new (or modifies existing) computer applications, software, or specialized utility programs.
Designs, develops, tests, and evaluates information systems throughout the systems development lifecycle.