Information Technology

(T1-7) Information Assurance for System Owners — Department of State


2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Michael Petock (Invited)

Deputy Program Manager; Senior Information Assurance Instructor

Department of State

This course provides training for System Owners on information assurance and security best practices. It also covers the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidance for role-based training that will assist System Owners in performing their jobs. The training features checklists and job aids, as well as scenario-based problem-solving exercises.

Learning Objectives:

  • System Owner tasks identified in the Risk Management Framework (RMF)
  • The role of the System Owner within the Certification and Accreditation process
  • How to assess the potential impact on an organization resulting from the loss of availability, integrity, or confidentiality of its information
  • DOS and NIST Certification and Accreditation guidelines