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Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM)

Welcome to the DHS Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) Training Program website.  

The information on this website is intended for government cybersecurity professionals who are participating in the DHS CDM Program and for cybersecurity professionals who would like more information on implementing a continuous monitoring program.

The CDM Training section provides information on upcoming workshops and webinars.

The CDM Guides section provides readiness and implementation training information.

The CDM FAQ section provides a list of questions and answers regarding the CDM Program. 

The CDM Resources section provides a list of documents and other helpful resources related to the CDM Program.


All systems scanned within 72 hours. Six Steps: 1) Install/Update Sensors 2) Automated Search for Flaws 3) Collect Results from Departments and Agencies 4) Triage and Analyze Results 5) Fix Worst First 6) Report Progress

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