IT Security Essential Body of Knowledge (EBK) is competence framework for IT Security, published by DHS (Department of Homeland Security). It introduces roles and competence areas, and defines how these are mapped with each other.
The documents available are:
- IT Security EBK
- EBK Matrix
- EBK Glossary of Key Terms
- EBK FAQ Sheet
In addition, DOE (Department of Energy) has made another one for Cyber Security, using Security EBK as a base.
- Essential Body of Knowledge (EBK)
- EBK Core Competency Matrix May 011
- DOE CYBER SECURITY EBK: MINIMUM CORE COMPETENCY TRAINING REQUIREMENTS