Open-Enrollment Course: "Cybersecurity Fundamentals: Multilevel Security"

Gain an understanding of the history of multilevel security systems and how they can be applied to solve challenging system engineering problems involving data from multiple security domains. An overview of existing MLS technologies and foundational concepts necessary to build a new system, MLS accreditation processes, existing MLS solutions, and the risk management process associated with MLS will be covered. Students will additionally gain an understanding of how to test a multilevel security system and the trade-offs associated with introducing multilevel concepts to an existing system architecture.

This course is classified.  Attendance is restricted to US citizens with the appropriate security clearance and need-to-know.

Eligibility questions should be directed to 404-407-6661. Attendees must fax the Need-to-Know Form to 404-407-9395

Electronic devices, including but not limited to laptops, calculators, Fitbit and Garmins, are not permitted in the classroom. Limited storage compartments may be available in some locations.


Who Should Attend

Program Managers, System Developers, Software Developers, Information Assurance Officers


How You Will Benefit

  • Describe multilevel security fundamentals
  • Identify basic multilevel security technical requirements
  • Evaluate effective testing of a multilevel security system
  • Recognize how a multilevel security system might be attacked



  • History of Multilevel Security (MLS)
  • MLS Terminology
  • MLS Basic Concepts
  • MLS and the Risk Management Framework
  • MLS Applications
  • MLS Technologies
  • MLS Risk Management
  • Testing MLS
  • Workshop


Event Details


  • Thursday, September 28, 2017
Location: 84 5th Street NW, Atlanta, GA
Phone: (855) 812-5309
Fee(s): $700

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For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Renita Folds