As of late, there’s a fine line between public and private sector as it relates to privacy and security. In fact, there has been a major push toward collaborating and sharing of policies and best practices between the two. With that said, the following may be an excellent resource for the SMB community to tap into for top level employee training. Follow the rabbit trail!
Talking about SANS Institute – DoD 8570
Department of Defense Directive 8570 provides guidance and procedures for the training, certification, and management of all government employees who conduct Information Assurance functions in assigned duty positions. These individuals are required to carry an approved certification for their particular job classification. GIAC certifications are among those required for Technical, Management, CND, and IASAE classifications.