Accession Number:

ADA614972

Title:

Establishing and Maintaining Trust for an Airborne Network. Search and Rescue Enterprise: Security Assessment Report

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 30 Apr 2012--28 Apr 2014

Corporate Author:

KDM ANALYTICS INC WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

114.0

Abstract:

This report was developed under a SBIR contract for topic AF103-165. This report describes the results a security assessment conducted on the Search and Rescue SAR enterprise. The purpose of the security assessment is to identify the operational risks to the SAR enterprise. In particular, those resulting from cyber attacks, identify the corresponding vulnerabilities, assess the criticality of the components, and recommend mitigations. SAR case study is a comprehensive illustration to the Department of Defense Architecture Framework DoDAF published as part of the international standard UML Profile for DoDAF and MoDAF UPDM by the Object Management Group OMG. For the purposes of this assessment, the SAR is defined by International Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue Manual IAMSAR and Canadian National Search and Rescue Manual. The security assessment described herein was one part of an overall project to develop a generic methodology and technology framework for computing a trustworthiness index TI. A TI is a measure of confidence that risk is low in a claim about a system component supporting mission objectives

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Systems Management and Standards
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE