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  • CISM Training in Norfolk

    CISM Training Comes to IT Dojo

    ISACA provides three testing opportunities each year, so we partnered with a leading to training provider to bring this Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) exam prep course to the Norfolk area to help you get it right the first time. The course focuses on advanced risk management and specific compliance and security management operations. The course covers: Testing-Taking […]

  • CISSP Training in Norfolk

    Updated CISSP Training in Virginia Beach

    Just a quick announcement about our CISSP training course that is coming up at our facility in Virginia Beach the week of June 1 – 5.  This will be a small class (limited to 10 individuals) taught by our resident instructor, Colin Weaver, a CISSP of over 14 years.  Colin has a unique way of […]

  • CyberSec First Responder Training Norfolk

    New Cybersecurity Training Course, CyberSec First Responder: Threat Detection & Response

    This five-day instructor-led training curriculum, available now, is designed for information assurance professionals who perform job functions related to the development, operation, management, and enforcement of security capabilities for systems and networks. The CyberSec First Responder: Threat Detection and Response course will prepare security professionals to become the first line of response against cyber attacks […]

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    RMF for DoD IT Curriculum Enhancement

    Our RMF training partner recently announced a substantial enhancement to the Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD IT training program curriculum. The revised training program, dubbed “Version 3.0,” significantly ramps up the emphasis on building skills that DoD employees and contractors will need as their programs make the transition from DIACAP to RMF. The course […]

  • IBM Training Norfolk

    IT Dojo Now Provides IBM Product Training

    We’ve teamed up with the IBM Global Training Provider of the Year for 2014 and 2015 to offer training courses that cover the full line of IBM systems and software. We understand your skills development needs, and we are dedicated to helping you achieve maximum return on your IBM investment. When you train with us, […]

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    What Are CCIs and Why Should I Care About Them?

    By Kathryn M. Farrish, CISSP One of the more recent information security innovations is the Control Correlation Identifier, or CCI. Each CCI provides a standard identifier and description for “singular, actionable statements” that comprise a security control or security best practice. The purpose of CCIs is to allow a high level statement made in a […]

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    Security Control Spotlight—The PM Family

    By Lon J. Berman, CISSP The Beatles were comprised of how many musicians? Easy, right? They were called the “Fab Four”, so there were definitely 4. Now Google “the fifth Beatle” and see what you get. Ditto for “sixth sense”. When I eat at a Thai restaurant and the waitress asks how hot I want […]

  • RMF Training Norfolk

    Getting Off to a Good Start with Your RMF Transition

    By Annette Leonard of BAI Information Security “The beginning is the most important part of the work.” ― Plato, The Republic Before rushing headlong into the RMF fray, DoD system owners should take the time to ensure they get off to a good start. Mistakes made at the beginning of the effort can be very […]

  • RMF Transition Training Course

    RMF Transition—What do I Really Need to Know?

    By Lon J. Berman, CISSP It’s hard to believe it’s been a whole year since the publication of DoD Instruction (DoDI) 8510.01 in March of 2014, which officially began the transition from the DIACAP process and IA Controls to the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and NIST Security Controls. While there are isolated pockets of progress […]