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Information Technology Security Awareness, Training, Education, and Certification



Mark Wilson, Joan Hash


This ITL Bulletin summarizes NIST SP 800-50, Building an Information Technology Security Awareness and Training Program. It provides guidelines for building and maintaining a comprehensive awareness and training program, as part of an organization's IT security program.
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certification, education, information technology security, IT security awareness, training


Wilson, M. and Hash, J. (2003), Information Technology Security Awareness, Training, Education, and Certification, ITL Bulletin, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed June 14, 2024)


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Created October 15, 2003, Updated February 19, 2017