The vIPer is an easy-to-use Secure Communications Interoperability Protocol (SCIP) device that protects information classified Top Secret/ Secure Communications Interoperability (SCI) and below and allows users to make secure and non-secure calls on Voice over IP and analog networks. This one-day workshop focuses on hands-on exercises in which learners will be introduced to the proper use, handling, and management of the vIPer from initial set-up, loading/deleting key, and rekeying to making secure voice and data calls.
- Describe the purpose and capabilities of the vIPer
- Identify and demonstrate how to use vIPer security features
- Perform key management functions
- Perform secure calls to various SCIP devices
Government of Canada (GC) departments, and their contractors, as well as private sector company personnel who use the vIPer.
Prior to attending, participants should have a working knowledge of the T3MD used in their accounts. Please note that the SKL will be the T3MD device used for classroom exercises. Course 275 - Simple Key Loader (SKL) would provide this level of knowledge.