NSTSSI Security Education Standards
7. TEMPEST a. General (1) identify the TEMPEST manager for your agency; (2) list the responsibilities of the TEMPEST manager; (3) identify the Certified TEMPEST Technical Authority (CTTA); (4) list the responsibilities of the CTTA; (5) discuss the principle of compromising emanations in relation to INFOSEC; and (6) define the term "control zone." b. Technical (1) discuss the principle of electromagnetic interference in relation to INFOSEC; (2) explain the concept protected distribution system to include: approved telecommunications system for the transmission of unencrypted sensitive information; system must have safeguards: electromagnetic, physical, acoustical, electrical, and the transmission may be optical or electrica$ (3) discuss the red/black concept; (4) define the term "shielded enclosures"; and (5) compare a TEMPEST zone to a shielded enclosure.