• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

The OWASP: Threats Fundamentals course is part of a series of training courses on the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP). This course covers the fundamental concepts and techniques to identify different types of threats. The course also teaches the students to improve the security by avoiding misconfigurations, data exposure and insecure cryptography.

Learning Objectives

Understand the top 10 threats to any application
Learn and identify authentication and session threats
Avoid security misconfiguration threats
Prevent sensitive data exposure
Use function level access control to improve security

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.