Fundamentals of Cyber Systems Test and Evaluation

Course Description

Gain an overview of the cyber domain and how test and evaluation is used for cyber systems. The course includes the perspectives of the Department of Defense and industry test and evaluation practitioners, covering roles, responsibilities, processes, procedures and tools to work effectively in this space.

Available Classroom Sections

Start Date End Date Registration Deadline Format Location Cost CRN
Section Details Jun 12, 2018 Jun 14, 2018 Jun 12, 2018 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,695 18266
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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
15213 Jun 15, 2015 Jun 17, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,595
16064 Jun 14, 2016 Jun 16, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,595
17024 Jun 13, 2017 Jun 15, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,595

Special Discounts

GTRI employees are eligible for a discount on this course.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to and look under “GT Professional Development” for a coupon code to use when checking out.

Note: Coupon codes must be applied during checkout and cannot be redeemed after your checkout is complete. Only one coupon code can be used per shopping cart.

Who Should Attend

Engineers, technicians and managers who work with test and evaluation

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand the definitions, jargon, policies and standards in cyber domain.

  • Describe relationship of DT&E, OT&E and interoperability testing to cyber.

  • Understand line and wireless network security and vulnerabilities.

  • Conduct penetration testing, incident detection and incident response.

  • Know the types of cyber tools available for live-virtual-constructive tests.

  • Manage risk evaluated or caused by cyber test and evaluation tools.

  • Evaluate information exchange and assurance and identification security.


  • Introduction to cyber domain, including fundamental components of cyber

  • Overview of developmental, operational and interoperability cyber testing

  • Line and wireless network security, host security and server attacks

  • Overview of the threat and incident detection, response and handling

  • Wireless security, host security and server attacks and defenses

  • Introduction to cyber defenses, including encryption and screening servers

  • Vulnerability scans, penetration testing, preserving data/system integrity

  • Tools and sources of tools for cyber testing and data capture and analysis

  • Lessons learned in cyber and information security testing

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Renita Folds