The Cybersecurity Principles draft module aligns with Learning Outcomes in the NSA "Fundamental Security Design Principles" knowledge unit, which focuses on twelve first principles of security: Separation (of domains), Isolation, Encapsulation, Least Privilege, Simplicity (of design), Minimization (of implementation), Fail Safe Defaults / Fail Secure, Modularity, Layering, Least Astonishment, Open Design, and Usability.

  • Aligns with Learning Outcomes in the Information Assurance and Security (IAS) knowledge unit of the ACM Computer Science Curricular Guidelines
  • Aligns with Learning Objectives and Essential Knowledge Statements in the AP CSP framework, Big Idea 1, Creativity  


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