Conducted by the U.S. Army Computer Emergency Response Team (ACERT) to ensure the overall security of the LandWarNet (LWN), the Computer Defense Association Program consists of the following 3 mission types:
- a. Network assistance visits. Identify and provide remediation for computer network security weaknesses.
- b. Network damage analysis. Identify, remediate, and recommend countermeasures to LWN compromises.
- c. Persistent penetration testing. Tactical overwatch of the LWN under the order of the DCS, G-3/5/7 or the 1st IO CMD.