Conducting Computer Security Assurance Activities

This e-learning module is designed to provide an introduction to computer security assurance activities, including planning and preparing for a computer security assessment and conducting computer security assurance activities. Topics include the definition of assurance, how assurance activities are part of a continuous improvement process and support a State's nuclear security programme. The student will learn the functional and security domains the types of assessments, and the assessment process, which includes information collection, analysis and reporting. The audience for this course is personnel and organizations with responsibility for planning and conducting computer security assurance activities, such as assessments and audits, in support of a State's nuclear security programme.

Course syllabus:

  1. Introduction to conducting computer security assurance activities

  2. Computer security assessment planning

  3. Conducting computer security assurance activities