• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Cloud web application and API protection services are the evolution of cloud web application firewall services, expanding scope and security depth. This course provides learners with knowledge and skill required to securely implement Web Application and API Protection (WAAP). Unlike a traditional firewall, a WAAP is a highly specialized security tool specifically designed to protect web applications and APIs.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Understand how to implement Web Application and API Protection (WAAP)
  • Ensure secure authentication and authorization mechanisms
  • Securely implement microservice architecture
  • Defend against input-related flaws such as SQL injection, XSS and CSR

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 Requirements Planning
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Management