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Certified Authorization Professional (CAP)

The vendor-neutral CAP credential confirms knowledge, skill, and experience required for authorizing and maintaining information systems within the new Risk Management Framework as outlined in NIST SP 800-37 Rev 1. CAP validates that an  authorization professional has the competence to ensure that information systems possess security commensurate with the level of exposure to potential risk, as well as damage to assets or individuals.

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Skills

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Standards

ISO/IEC 17024:2012 ISO/IEC 17024:2012 contains principles and requirements for a body certifying persons against specific requirements, and includes the development and maintenance of a certification scheme for persons.