DIR-hosted Security Training
- National Webcast Initiative, sponsored by U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Multi-State Information Sharing & Analysis Center - A series of national webcasts examining critical and timely cyber security issues and challenges regarding current threats.
For details visit: the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center MS-ISAC web site.
Upcoming Webcasts are:
- October 11, 2012 - Cyber Security: What You Should Know to Stay Safe Online
- December 13, 2012 - Keys to Defending Against Advanced Persistent Threat
Computer Security Incident Handling Certification Training Program
A computer security incident handling program licensed by DIR from Carnegie Mellon University's Software Engineering Institute (CMU-SEI) and Info Secure Solutions. The program, taught under the supervision of highly experienced instructors, consists of four (4) courses, each taking 5 days to complete. The goal of the series is to train qualified participants as Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) members and help their own organizations develop an internal CSIRT capability.
To obtain program information, contact: DIR Security.
Self-paced, online Cyber Security Training sponsored by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The courses are provided by Texas Engineering Extension Service at Texas A&M University and are available at no cost to Texas state agencies and universities.
Ten courses are currently available:
Information Security for Everyone; Information Security Basics, Cyber Ethics; Information Risk Management; Business Information Continuity; Secure Software, Network Assurance, Cyber Law and White Collar Crime, Cyber Incident Analysis & Response and Digital Forensics Basics.
Check out the Act-Online brochure PDF for more details.
Security Training Courses
For more information, please contact the DIR Security Division.