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Course Description
  • Techniques used by attackers to breach Web applications, and how to protect them.
  • How to secure authentication, access, databases, and back-end components.
  • How to protect users from each other.
  • How to find common vulnerabilities in compiled code and source code.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain the current state of Web application security.
  2. Analyze basic application functionality, including data stores and back-end components.
  3. Protect users from other users.
  4. Demonstrate common exploits and patch their root causes.
  5. Implement servers and firewalls effectively.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Collection Operations
  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Digital Forensics