What is Cyber?
Cyber Workforce Drivers
In addition to partnerships with Federal programs, VA’s CWM Strategy is established in accordance and compliance with several relevant Federal policies and guidance.
- The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Workforce Framework by NIST
- Federal Cybersecurity Workforce Assessment Act (FCWAA) of 2015
- National Cyber Strategy of the USA
- The Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks (MISSION) Act of 2018
- Executive Order 13800, “Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks And Critical Infrastructure”
- Executive Order 13845, “Establishing the President’s National Council for the American Worker”
- Executive Order 13870, “America’s Cybersecurity Workforce”
- Executive Order 13932, “Modernizing and Reforming the Assessment and Hiring of Federal Job Candidates”
- The US Code 3554, Federal Agency Responsibilities
- U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) audits