• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Secure application development with Ruby on Rails requires knowledge of best practices and techniques. This course is designed to educate NICE Workforce's Software Developer, Vulnerability Assessment Analyst, and Systems Requirements Planner roles to identify the most common and dangerous Ruby on Rails vulnerabilities and build strong session management into your Rails applications.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to: 

  • Identify vulnerabilities, including SQL injection, cross-site scripting, cross-site request forgery, and direct object access 
  • Mitigate these threats by implementing strong session management and automatic route mapping, automatic route mapping to restrict routes to only specific HTTP verbs, Avoiding insecure URL redirects


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

  • Software Development
  • Systems Development
  • Systems Requirements Planning
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Management